As the Chorus of Dumb City Advocates Increases, How Do We Define the Truly Smart City? | Data-Smart City Solutions

https://datasmart.ash.harvard.edu/chorus-dumb-city-advocates-increases-how-do-we-define-truly-smart-city

Redistricting New York State

https://enewspaper.nydailynews.com/infinity/article_share.aspx?guid=3a053503-c747-41f0-a63e-10d814a1bf0f

In a Constitutional Republic, individual states are empowered to form their own mechanisms.

One form in New York State is an Independent commission to design district lines.

Independent Commission in New York is a commission devoid of politics.

Keeping politics out of a process of drawing district lines to elect politicians is a difficult task.

Appointing people to serve on a commission established to ensure that the process is not dominated by special interests is a step toward assuring fairness

State legislatures are redrawing Congressional Districts

https://www.wfyi.org/news/articles/redistricting-hearings-anderson-attendees-want-neighborhoods-kept-together-and-more-transparency

Redrawing state Assembly, Senate and Congressional Districts are on the agenda for elected officials

The process of using the data from the U.S. Census Bureau 10 year surveys to configure boundaries that protect their majority’s is worrisome

Worrisome because the data entails populations being in the places that is most advantageous for the people who map the lines

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