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Here’s a town hall in Newport News about redistricting

NEWPORT NEWS — State Del. Marcia Price will host an event about redistricting at the city’s Waterworks building this weekend.

The free event features a panel of guests who will answer questions and discuss the past, present and future of redistricting, according to the event page.

Price represents the 95th district.

Panelists also include U.S. Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott, D-Newport News (3rd district), Quentin Kidd, chairman of public policy department at Christopher Newport University; Marcia Johnson-Blanco, co-director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Right Under Law’s Voting Rights Project and Anthony Fairfax, CEO of the Census Channel.

Cathy Lewis, radio host of WHRO’s HearSay with Cathy Lewis, will be the moderator.

The Redistricting Town Hall will be at the Newport News Waterworks, 700 Town Center Drive on Oct. 14, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Click here to register.

For more information, visit the event Facebook page or follow Marcia Price on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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