This 2020 Census might be the most important in our lifetime. The funding that can be allocated to communities in need, can the difference between a thriving or dilapidated neighborhood. We sat down with La’Queasha Beard, Marketing & Community Outreach Coordinator for the Opa-locka Community Development Corporation (OLCDC), as she explained common misconceptions about the census and the OLCDC’s efforts to get the community to complete the 2020 Census.
*Please note that at the deadline line for the 2020 Census is Oct. 5th. At the time of our recording, the deadline was Sept. 30th.
The article was written by Janey Tate. Follow Hy-Lo News Editor-in-Chief on Twitter @Janey_Tate, Facebook, and Instagram.
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