Apportionment Commission


  • Lawrence Kestenbaum (Chairperson), Washtenaw County Clerk / Register of Deeds
  • Catherine McClary, Washtenaw County Treasurer
  • Eli Savit, Washtenaw County Prosecuting Attorney
  • David Frey (Vice Chairperson), Washtenaw County Republican Party Chair
  • Chris Savage, Washtenaw County Democratic Party Chair

2022-2032 County Commissioner Districts

2022-2032 County Commissioner Districts

Approved 9-District Reapportionment Plan

Adopted November 8, 2021

Proposed Reapportionment Plans

Plans submitted by the public as well as those proposed by the Apportionment Commission are integrated into an interactive mapping tool by Washtenaw County GIS staff. Click the link below to view submitted plans:

Population Data & Resources

US Census Data and Apportionment Plan Resources

Raw census data to be used for re-apportionment is available at this link

Timeline for Approval of the 2022 Reapportionment Plan

  • June - August, 2021: Organizational meeting and planning discussions
  • September, 2021: Receive official US Census Bureau population data, hold public hearings, draft maps & plans
  • October, 2021: Hold public meetings to consider draft maps & plans
  • By November 15, 2021 at Noon: Adopt final plan
  • Court of Appeals Order Extending Apportionment Plan Deadline (PDF)

About the Washtenaw County Apportionment Commission

Per Michigan Compiled Laws 46.401 and 46.401, the Washtenaw County Apportionment Commission must meet "within 60 days after the publication of the latest United States official decennial census figures... [to] apportion the county into not less than 5 nor more than [21] county commissioner districts as nearly of equal population as is practicable..."


Meeting NoticeAgendaMeeting RecordingMinutesCommunications
June 21, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
July 27, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
August 16, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
August 30, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
September 11, 2021 Public HearingAgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
September 18, 2021 Public HearingAgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
September 27, 2021 Public HearingAgendaMeeting RecordingApproved MinutesWritten Comments
October 5, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
October 11, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved MinutesWritten Comments
October 18, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved MinutesWritten Comments
October 25, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes- Written Comments
- Memo re: Prison Populations
November 1, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes-Written Comments
-Communication re: Board of Comm. Salaries & Benefits
November 8, 2021AgendaMeeting RecordingApproved Minutes
-Written Comments
-Memo re: Precinct Splits
-Resolution Adopting a 9-District Plan
November 15, 2021AgendaMeeting Recording
Final Meeting Minutes