292015Jul

Groups disagree on how to draw downtown Merced districts

Highlights

Independent Districting Advisory Committee looks for input at final community meeting
Neighborhood organization wants downtown to be own district
Nonprofit says downtown should be split
Miguel Lopez, chairman of Merced’s Independent Districting Advisory Committee, right, and committee member See Lee speak with reporters Wednesday about a proposal that would split Merced into six districts. Photo by: Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com