Tag Archive for Ward Boundaries

Santa Ana Set to Approve New Ward Boundaries Tuesday

Revised Council Ward boundaries are set for approval at Tuesday’s Santa Ana City Council meeting. Ward boundaries have not been changed since 1992 and are required due to population shifts since then. The significance of the Ward boundaries is limited to the residency of candidates to represent specific wards. Election of Council members is conducted city wide.

More Ward Boundary Changes Proposed in Santa Ana

On Tuesday afternoon the proposed Ward Boundary changes for Santa Ana mysteriously dropped from the City website. A little after 6 pm, the new proposals went up on the city website, hidden as additional links under their December 1st press release as Proposal 1 and Proposal 2.

Santa Ana Ward Realignment Proposal Developed in Secret

It’s concerning that members of the City Council found it important to participate in the State and County redistricting processes and join the public to present their recommendations and concerns. Yet in the case of their own process, they failed to offer the residents of Santa Ana the same opportunity.