Meetings

Please submit your testimony, comments and maps ASAP. We cannot guarantee that any submissions received after December 6th will be considered as part of the line-drawing process

Please be advised that all written comments submitted to the New York Independent Redistricting Commission are public records, and that written comments may be published on the New York State Independent Redistricting Commission website.

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Meeting Schedule

Meetings

  • Sunday, December 5, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Final Statewide Public Hearing
    Location: Virtual

    You will receive a zoom link and testimony logistics the day before the hearing.

    Please note sign-up will close on 12/4/21 at 2 pm.

Past Meetings

  • Tuesday, November 23, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Suffolk County
    Location: Stony Brook University (SUNY) Charles B. Wang Center

    100 Nicolls Road Stony Brook, NY 11794

    Archived Video
  • Monday, November 22, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Nassau County
    Location: Nassau Community College (SUNY) College Center Building - Multi-Purpose Room

    1 Education Drive Garden City, NY 11530

    Archived Video
  • Wednesday, November 17, 2021
    3:00 PM
    Queens County
    Location: York College (CUNY) Milton G. Bassin Performing Arts Center

    94-45 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard Jamaica, NY 11451

    Archived Video
  • Tuesday, November 16, 2021
    3:00 PM
    Kings County
    Location: Medgar Evers College (CUNY) 2nd floor Dining Hall

    1638 Bedford Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11225

    Archived Video
  • Monday, November 15, 2021
    3:00 PM
    Richmond County
    Location: Catholic Charities of Staten Island CYO Center at Mount Loretto

    6541 Hylan Boulevard Staten Island, NY 10309

    Archived Video
  • Wednesday, November 10, 2021
    3:00 PM
    New York County
    Location: Hunter College (CUNY) Kaye Playhouse

    695 Park Avenue New York, NY 10065

    Archived Video
  • Tuesday, November 9, 2021
    3:00 PM
    Bronx County
    Location: BronxWorks Gymnasium

    1130 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10456

    Archived Video
  • Monday, November 8, 2021
    3:00 PM
    White Plains
    Location: Haub School of Law at Pace University Gerber Glass Moot Courtroom

    78 North Broadway White Plains, NY 10603

    Archived Video
  • Monday, November 1, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Albany
    Location: University at Albany (SUNY) Page Hall

    Downtown Campus 135 Western Avenue Albany, NY 12203

    Archived Video
  • Wednesday, October 27, 2021
    4:00 PM
    North Country
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Tuesday, October 26, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Syracuse
    Location: Syracuse University College of Law Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

    Dineen Hall 950 Irving Avenue Syracuse, NY 13210

    Archived Video
  • Monday, October 25, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Southern Tier
    Location: Binghamton University (SUNY) Innovative Technologies Complex

    85 Murray Hill Road Vestal, NY 13850

    Archived Video
  • Thursday, October 21, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Rochester
    Location: Rochester EOC (SUNY UCAWD) Multi-Purpose Room

    161 Chestnut St. Rochester, NY 14604

    Archived Video
  • Wednesday, October 20, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Buffalo
    Location: Buffalo State College Burchfield Penney Art Center

    1300 Elmwood Avenue Buffalo, NY 14222

    Archived Video
  • Wednesday, September 15, 2021
    1:00 PM
    Public Meeting of the IRC
    Location: 250 Broadway Room 1923, New York NY 10007, www.nyirc.gov

    This meeting will be held in person, and streamed on our website.

    Archived Video
  • Thursday, September 9, 2021
    4:00 PM
    Public Meeting of the IRC
    Location: Virtual

    The September 2nd meeting of the IRC has been rescheduled to September 9th.

    Archived Video
  • Sunday, August 15, 2021
    3:00 PM
    Statewide
    Location: Virtual

    If you were unable to make your location-specific meeting, please join us for a final public hearing with the IRC before the Commission prepares its first proposal

    Archived Video
  • Thursday, August 12, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Finger Lakes and Western NY
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Monday, August 9, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Southern Tier and Central NY
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Thursday, August 5, 2021
    2:00 PM
    North Country and Mohawk Valley
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Monday, August 2, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Mid-Hudson Valley and Capital Region
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Thursday, July 29, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Kings and Richmond counties
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Monday, July 26, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Bronx and New York counties
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Thursday, July 22, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Queens County
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Tuesday, July 20, 2021
    2:00 PM
    Nassau and Suffolk counties
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video
  • Monday, July 12, 2021
    1:00 PM
    Press Conference
    Location: Virtual
    Archived Video

Refer to the map below to locate your region

Regional Map of New York State

Virtual Hearing Guidelines

The Independent Redistricting Commission of New York State is holding public hearings throughout the state to solicit input from all New Yorkers. As the IRC embarks on the process of drawing the future district lines of New York State, feedback and guidance from the residents of New York is of the utmost importance and at the core of the Commission’s goal to fairly and equitably redraw Congressional and State Legislature lines.

These hearings are the best opportunity for New Yorkers to participate in this process. The Commission looks forward to hearing from you and your community.

Please be sure to register no later than two (2) days prior to your community's hearing.

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