As of today, 6/9/2020, Fort Lauderdale only has 51% Census completion.  If you haven’t completed, please take the time today.  If you know someone who hasn’t done it, please encourage them to do it today. 

  • Guide how more than $675 billion in federal funding is distributed to states and communities each year.
  • Determine how many seats each state gets in the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Ensure public services and funding for schools, hospitals, fire departments, and roads.        
  • Communities plan bus routes, draw school district boundaries, offer community services, plan new homes, and improve neighborhoods.
  • Businesses decide where to put stores, offices, or plants to create jobs, support the economy, and to decide what to sell in stores so communities get what they need.
  • Redraw the boundaries of congressional and state legislative districts, as well as school and voting districts.
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