Redistricting

Redistricting Process

Every ten years boundaries of all local governments that elect by district, including special districts like the Fresno Irrigation District, are updated to reflect how populations have changed based on the most recent U.S. Census. In August 2021, the California State Legislature passed Senate Bill 594 to extend the deadline for final approval of a redistricting map for special districts to April 17, 2022. 

About Redistricting

Under state law, divisions of special districts should: 

  • Be as compact as possible

  • Consist of geographically contiguous areas

  • Have boundaries that coincide with existing recognized natural boundaries; and

  • Preserve existing communities of related and mutual interest

What to Expect

The Board of Directors will be working with census data, experts and community feedback to assess the county’s population and communities of related interests to develop preliminary options for the five divisions of Fresno’s Irrigation District by January 2022. A final plan will be submitted to the Board of Directors for a vote of approval at their meeting on February 10, 2022. 

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Get Involved

The Board of Directors want to hear your input before they approve final maps in February 2022. Share your input by January 27, 2022 through one or more of the following ways:
 
1. Email us your recommendations at info@fresnoirrigation.com; or
2. Call us at 559-233-7161 and ask for the Redistricting Manager; or 

3. Join us for our virtual public hearings on Thursday, January 13 and Wednesday, February 10 at 3 p.m. at: 


Due to a spike in COVID-19 cases across Fresno County, FID is returning to virtual-only board meetings and public hearings beginning with the January 13, 2022 meeting and until further notice. Information on virtual participation in the meetings is included on the agenda.

Call us at (559) 233-7161 Ask for the Redistricting Manager

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Existing Divisions and
Demographic Profiles
 

Click below to find existing district wide demographic profiles.

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Division Redistricting Option 1

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Division Redistricting Option 2

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Division Redistricting Option 3

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Division Redistricting Option 4

Click below to find accompanying Zoom Maps and Option 4 Summary Statistics

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Division Redistricting Option 4 Overlay

Click below to find Option 4 Overlay Maps

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This webmap gives viewers the option to see all four of FID’s preliminary options for redistricting. To view maps or change which map you view, click “content” in the upper left corner.  Maps can also be zoomed in to and out.