Press Release

New York State Independent Redistricting Commission - Updated 2023 Public Hearing Schedule

UPDATED NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 Pursuant to Article III, Section 4(c) of the New York State Constitution, the New York State Independent Redistricting Commission (the “Commission”) will hold a series of twelve public hearings across the state to receive feedback on its draft redistricting plan for court ordered New York State Assembly districts.

The Constitution requires the Commission to hold twelve hearings in the cities of Albany, Buffalo, Syracuse, Rochester, and White Plains, as well as the counties of Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, Richmond, Nassau, and Suffolk.

Further information regarding these hearings will be available on the Commission’s website, www.NYIRC.gov, in the coming days and weeks. Recordings of the hearings will be made available to the public following each hearing’s completion.

*** = Indicates that the venue requires either that all guest must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (all attendees, including staff) or provide a negative PCR test within 7 days of the event.

 

Buffalo - Monday, January 9 5:00pm

Buffalo State College (SUNY)

Burchfield Penney Art Center

1300 Elmwood Avenue

Buffalo, New York 14222

 

 

Rochester - Tuesday, January 10, 5:00pm

 Rochester EOC (SUNY UCAWD)

Multi-Purpose Room

161 Chestnut Street

Rochester, New York 14604

 

 

Syracuse - Tuesday, January 24 5:00pm

Syracuse University College of Law

Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom

Dineen Hall, 950 Irving Avenue

Syracuse, New York 13210

 

Albany - Wednesday, January 25 5:00pm

 University at Albany (SUNY)

Page Hall – Downtown Campus

135 Western Avenue

Albany, New York 12203

 

 

White Plains *** - Monday, January 30 4:00pm

Haub School of Law at Pace University

Gerber Glass Moot Courtroom

78 North Broadway

White Plains, New York 10603

 

 

Bronx County *** - Tuesday, January 31 4:00pm

 (UPDATED LOCATION)

    Hostos Community College

           Savoy Multi-Purpose Room - D Building/Savoy Manor Building

120 E. 149th Street 2nd Floor

 Bronx, New York 10451

 

 

New York County *** Tuesday, February 7  4:00pm

 Hunter College (CUNY)

Kaye Playhouse

695 Park Avenue

(entrance on 68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues)

New York, New York 10065

 

 

Richmond County - Wednesday, February 8 4:00pm

 (UPDATED LOCATION)

Staten Island Borough Hall

Conference Room 125

10 Richmond Terrace

Staten Island, New York 10301

 

 

Kings County *** - Wednesday, February 15 4:00pm

 (UPDATED LOCATION)

Medgar Evers College (CUNY)

Founders Auditorium

1650 Bedford Avenue

Brooklyn, New York 11225 

   

                           

Queens County*** - Thursday, February 16 4:00pm

(LOCATION CHANGE)

York College (CUNY)

Faculty Dining Room

94-20 Guy R. Brewer Boulevard

Jamaica, New York 11451

 

 

Nassau County - Tuesday, February 28 5:00pm

 Nassau Community College (SUNY)

   College Center Building, Rm 252/253

1 Education Drive

Garden City, New York 11530

 

 

Suffolk County - Wednesday, March 1 5:00pm

 (UPDATED LOCATION)

Suffolk County Community College

Michael J. Grant Campus

Van Nostrand Theatre

Crooked Hill Road

Brentwood, New York 11717