Ozaukee County Board rejects referendum on nonpartisan redistricting

Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

PORT WASHINGTON – Fifty Wisconsin counties have passed resolutions calling on the state to adopt nonpartisan procedures for redrawing legislative and congressional districts after the 2020 census, to address what has been called among the most gerrymandered maps in the nation.

The Ozaukee County Board of Supervisors on Wednesday chose not to become the 51st, after its lawyer suggested it would be outside the board’s authority.  

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