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SIXTH MEETING - Redistricting

2011-2012 Regular Session

STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION

REDISTRICTING

MINUTES

Representative Sarah Anderson, Chair of the Redistricting Committee, called the meeting to order at 11:00 AM on February 25, 2011, in Room 2A & 2B of the Olmsted County Government Center.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.

Members present:

ANDERSON, Sarah, Chair
CLARK, Karen
GAROFALO, Pat
HOPPE, Joe
LOON, Jenifer
MURPHY, Mary
POPPE, Jeanne

Members excused:
FABIAN, Dan, Vice Chair
DAUDT, Kurt
HORTMAN, Melissa
MARQUART, Paul
SCOTT, Peggy

A quorum was present.

Chairman Anderson welcomed the public to the redistricting committee meeting.
Committee members were introduced.
Chairman Anderson provided introductory remarks and a brief overview of the redistricting process.

Presentation by Tom Gillaspy, State Demographer. Presentation on Regional Demographic and Population Changes.

Presentation by Matt Gehring, House Research. Presentation on the Local Redistricting Timeline.

Lisa Clarke, Division Chair of Mayo Clinic Division of Public Affairs. Presented the Mayo Clinic Economic Impact Statement.

Ardell Brede, Mayor of Rochester. Presentation on population growth in Olmsted County and Rochester.

Ken Brown, Olmsted County Commissioner.

Public Testimony:
Breanna Bly, Rochester School Board Member.
Chelsea Glovitt's, resident Rochester, MN.
Laura Askalynn, resident Rochester, MN.
Jacob Gropper, resident LaCrescent, MN.
Johnny Bore, resident Stewartville, MN.
Marian Clennon, City of Austin Council Member.
Kathy Meggerline, League of MN Women’s Voters.


The meeting was adjourned at 12:45 PM.




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REP. SARAH ANDERSON, CHAIR



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Kate Hensing
Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

Tom Gillaspy, State Demographer: Regional Demographic and Population changes Matt Gehring: Local Redistricting Timeline Gary Smith, president of the Rochester Area Economic Development Lisa Clark, Mayo Clinic Economic Impact Statement Ardell Brede, Mayor of Rochester Ken Brown, Olmsted County Commissioner Public Testimony

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