The Citadel uses a variation of the Genext serializing to keep track of the Mixed who live in Dalton. These IDs determine a Mixed's status in Dalton, and are often faked in the runaway and rebel communities to attempt to avoid arrest.
Stuart is an anarchist leader who temporarily allied with Anja, but left when he discovered she cared more about his partner Deana than him, and that he was unable to convince her of the necessity of a violent revolt.
Dalton's culture is a mixture of those of its residents. One of the largest minority cultures is Native American, and the Mixed themselves have developed species-specific traditions.
The markets are a major center of Dalton life, the source of needed goods people cannot always make for themselves.
Elizabeth Spaulding is the efficient and practical Director of Reconditioning, popular with the humans of Dalton but loathed and feared by the Mixed.
Salvagers who work the car and computer dumps, scrappers have earned their name as much for their violent natures as their work.
Patrols are the Dalton police force, tasked with both keeping the peace inside the city and protecting it from outside forces.
The Citadel Academy is a specialized school training those who are intent on gaining high-level government postings.
Em feels like the invisible member of her family and has retreated into her own world as a result.
The former Genext labs have been converted into a place that is now a symbol of injustice and terror to the Mixeds of Dalton.