In final redistricting town hall, JoCo and WyCo residents worry about ‘dilution’ of their votes

About a dozen residents showed up in person Tuesday for a final Johnson County meeting gathering public input for the upcoming process to redraw state legislative and Congressional district boundaries. Residents spoke to lawmakers, who were not present in person, through a virtual link that was livestreamed on YouTube. Above, Amy Carter of Overland Park addresses lawmakers. Image via YouTue.

Residents of Kansas’ Third Congressional District again expressed their fears about gerrymandering Tuesday night at a final Johnson County meeting aimed at gathering public input on the upcoming process for redrawing state legislative and Congressional district boundaries in Kansas.

The meeting took place at a church near 199th Street and Metcalf, near the Miami County line.