The new district lines, if approved by lawmakers and Governor Cuomo, would bring major changes for the North Country, with Hamilton County and St. Lawrence County experiencing the biggest shift.
In the future, St. Lawrence County would be represented by four different members of the Assembly.
It could also mean a new political dynamic in the Adirondack Park. Brian Mann joined Martha Foley to talk about the details.
CORRECTION: NCPR reported that St. Lawrence County will, under this plan, be represented by three members of the state Assembly. In fact, the county will be divided into four different districts, with the town of Pitcairn shifted into the 117th district.