Commission News

(Visit the Census Bureau's website for all official updates on the delivery schedule of 2020 Census data)

(11/18/21) - Delegate McQuinn resigns from the Virginia Redistricting Commission.

(11/18/21) - Delegate Simon requests a formal opinion from Attorney General regarding current Commission members and their ability to speak to the media. View letter

(11/12/21) - Delegate Ransone resigns from the Virginia Redistricting Commission.

(11/10/21) - Delegate Simon resigns from the Virginia Redistricting Commission. 

(11/09/21) - The drawing of maps for congressional and state legislative districts will be done by the Supreme Court of Virginia. For details please see the information page provided by the Court. 

(09/06/21) - Senator William M. Stanley, Jr. of Franklin, VA is appointed to the Virginia Redistricting Commission to fill the legislative member vacancy. 

(09/06/21) - Senator Newman resigns from the Virginia Redistricting Commission. 

(08/12/21) - Census Bureau releases 2020 Census Legacy Format Summary Files. 

(07/23/21) - A virtual public hearing is scheduled for August 5, 2021, to focus on the Valley Region of Virginia. View Media Release.

(07/23/21) - An in-person public hearing is scheduled for August 3, 2021, at the Pocahontas Building in Richmond, VA. View Media Release.

(07/19/21) - Virginia Trost-Thornton of Forest, VA is chosen to fill the citizen member vacancy on the Virginia Redistricting Commission. 

(07/16/21) - A virtual public hearing is scheduled for July 29, 2021, to focus on the Southwest Region of Virginia. View Media Release

(07/16/21) - An in-person public hearing is scheduled for July 27, 2021, at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA. View Media Release.

(07/09/21) - A virtual public hearing is scheduled for July 22, 2021, to focus on the Eastern Region of Virginia. View Media Release

(07/09/21) - An in-person public hearing is scheduled for July 20, 2021, at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA. View Media Release.

(07/06/21) - Citizen Commissioner Marvin Gilliam announces his resignation from the Virginia Redistricting Commission. 

(07/02/21) - A virtual public hearing is scheduled for July 15, 2021, to focus on the West Central Region of Virginia. View Media Release

(07/02/21) - An in-person public hearing is scheduled for July 13, 2021, at Longwood University in Farmville, VA. View Media Release.

(03/15/21) - Census Bureau announces it will release legacy format summary redistricting data file in mid-to-late August 2021. View Census Bureau's Press Release.

(02/12/21) - Census Bureau makes announcement that redistricting data will be delivered to all states by September 30, 2021. Read how this affects the Virginia Redistricting Commission.

(01/06/21) - Eight citizen members selected to serve on the Virginia Redistricting Commission. View Media Release.

(11/27/20) - Applications will be open from November 30 through December 28, 2020, for Virginia Redistricting Commission Citizen Members. View Media Release and More Details