What is redistricting?

Redistricting is process used to ensure single-member Council districts are substantially equal in population with a maximum deviation no greater than 10 percent between the most populated and least populated council member district.

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1. What is redistricting?
2. Why is redistricting needed?
3. Who requires redistricting?
4. Does redistricting affect decisions regarding land-use such as apartments?
5. Will redistricting affect school district boundaries?
6. Will any city services be eliminated, changed or affected in some way?
7. Can I provide input?
8. What is a single-member Council district?
9. How many single-member Council districts are in Sugar Land?
10. Will current Council members lose their seats on Council due to redistricting?
11. Who will create the new districts?
12. Who approves the new districts?