Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts talks with city attorney Robert E. Hagemann (center), as Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles (right), the mayor-elect, during a Charlotte City Council. Some Republicans have pushed for new district boundaries that would be more favorable to their party.
Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts talks with city attorney Robert E. Hagemann (center), as Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles (right), the mayor-elect, during a Charlotte City Council. Some Republicans have pushed for new district boundaries that would be more favorable to their party. David T. Foster III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com
Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts talks with city attorney Robert E. Hagemann (center), as Mayor Pro Tem Vi Lyles (right), the mayor-elect, during a Charlotte City Council. Some Republicans have pushed for new district boundaries that would be more favorable to their party. David T. Foster III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com

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