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updated: 9/13/2012 4:47 PM

Attempt to undo 'gerrymandered' Lombard district fails

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  • Zachary Wilson

      Zachary Wilson

  • Keith Giagnorio

      Keith Giagnorio

  • This is the district map approved by the Lombard village board earlier this summer. Trustees were required to create new voting districts that reflected the 2010 census, but some complained the map was designed to ensure trustees stayed in their existing districts.

      This is the district map approved by the Lombard village board earlier this summer. Trustees were required to create new voting districts that reflected the 2010 census, but some complained the map was designed to ensure trustees stayed in their existing districts.

 
 

Lombard trustee zachary wilson thought the village's new district map, approved in july, should not have been drawn to keep trustees in their current districts. "the problem with that map was it seemed to be gerrymandered for district 2," wilson said. his efforts to produce a less incumbent-friendly map, however, was rejected.

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