Have you begun noticing census workers in your neighborhood? It's a normal part of preparations for the 2020 Census.Visit www.2020census.gov for more information.
This new census web site has information including:
· How you can verify someone is a census worker.
· Why census workers are out in communities.
· How you can avoid repeat visits from census takers.
In Houston, the United States Census Bureau recently promoted a local media event to create awareness of the importance of a complete census count for the City and the County. The U.S. Census Bureau's regional office hosted its 2020 Census Area Census Office Kickoff and Recruiting Fair on October 19 at The African Library of the Gregory School. The guest speakers were Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, Cathy Lacy US Census Bureau Regional Director, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Shannon Cobb-Evans, Chairwoman of the Board, Houston Association of Realtors.
Be counted as part of the Community. Participating in the Census 2020 is a way to be recognized. For more information, click here.