Census 2020, Redistricting 2021


Every ten years, the United States conducts a “Decennial Census” with the goal of determining the distribution of resources and political representation by counting every person in the country.

In Maryland we are working to ensure an accurate 2020 Census Count to understand our communities' needs and secure the essential resources for our everyday lives e.g. transportation needs, education, healthcare. This data will be also critical the process of redrawing our election maps in 2021, and ensuring our state is able to harness the full political power of every person.

Join Common Cause Maryland and the League of Women Voters of Maryland to learn how we can help get out the count and create a redistricting process that that empowers people over politics!

Date: Thursday, Nov. 21st | 6pm-8pm
Admission: Free and open to the public

Guest Speakers:

Prince George's County 2020 Census Outreach Coordinator, Jordan Baucum Colbert - leads community activities within the County and acts as a liaison between the Committee Chair, Elizabeth M. Hewlett and various Subcommittee members.

California Commissioner, M. Andre Parvenu - a geographer, urban planner, community outreach specialist, and a former Zoning Analyst with the Los Angeles Department of City Planning.

As we prepare to re-draw our district boundaries in 2021, come learn how to join efforts this upcoming session to create a process that will lead to fair maps.

WHEN
November 21, 2019 at 6pm - 7:30pm
WHERE
Laurel Library
507 7th St
Dorothy Height Room
Laurel, MD 20707
United States
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CONTACT
Ashley Oleson ·

Will you come?