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Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has signed an executive order creating a committee aimed at encouraging an accurate federal census in the state next year.

The Democratic governor said Tuesday in a release the 2020 United States Census Complete Count Committee, which she leads, has roughly 60 members from numerous organizations and communities statewide. It includes business, academic, governmental and faith-based representatives.

Grand Rapids seeks workers for 2020 census efforts

Jun 6, 2019
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During the 2010 census, residents of the southeast and southwest of Grand Rapids were the most undercounted in all of the city – also the same areas with the highest concentrations of residents of color in the city, according to maps compiled from two Census Bureau sources.  

“You know what we want to do is focus on increasing awareness and confidence and desire to participate in those neighborhoods.”