County Executive Ball Launches “HoCo Counts” Initiative For 2020 Census

By September 15, 2019 No Comments

ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Today, Howard County Executive Calvin Ball launched “HoCo Counts,” his initiative aimed at raising awareness for the United States 2020 Census, including a “Complete Count Committee” to implement a community awareness campaign and encourage full participation. The Census provides critical information for congressional redistricting, community planning, and funding. Officials estimate that every Marylander not captured in the Census creates a loss of nearly $20,000 in federal funding. Read the full story here.