Joe Passiment: Beaufort County Council and School Redistricting
Presentation to GIC Regional Committee
On January 12 2022, Joe Passiment, Beaufort County Council Chairman, spoke to the membership of the Greater Island Council of Hilton Head Island and Bluffton’s Regional Committee on the process and results of the Council’s Redistricting which is in the process of final approval by the County Council. This plan is based on the data showing the population of Beaufort County from the 2020 U.S. Census.
The attached presentation lays out the Legal Framework requiring redistricting, the current districts versus the ideal size relative to the 2020 population totals and the new districts.