Local Redistricting References and Resources
Local Redistricting Process
Common Acronyms That May be Used on This Website
BOS - Board of Supervisors
CAO - County Administrative Officer
CDD - Community Development Department
COB - Clerk of the Board
COI - Community of Interest
ROV - Registrar of Voters
RPM - Redistricting Project Manager
RPT - Redistricting Project Team
BC - Butte County
VRA - Voting Rights Act
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What District are you in?
A: Enter your address into this Butte County Supervisorial District map to learn what District you live in.
Q: How can a member of the public get involved with the redistricting process
A: The public is invited to attend all public hearings of the BOS. The public is also invited to submit comments, communities of interest, and redistricting plans. See the Participate page for further details and hearing schedule.
Q: What is a "community of interest"?
A: A "community of interest" is a population that shares common social or economic interests that should be included within a single supervisorial district for purposes of its effective and fair representation. CA ELEC § 21500(c)(2)
Q: What is not a "community of interest"?
A: Communities of interest do not include relationships with political parties, incumbents, or political candidates. CA ELEC § 21500(c)(2)
Q: Will this site still be accessible after the adoption of new supervisorial district boundaries?
A: Yes. California law requires the County to maintain an internet website dedicated to redistricting for at least 10 years. CA ELEC § 21508(g)
Q: Who will ultimately determine the new supervisorial district boundaries?
A: The BOS will ultimately adopt the new supervisorial district boundaries.