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Second Lady Fetterman Announces 2020 Census Tour Dates – PA Department of Community & Economic Development

Harrisburg, PA – Second Lady of Pennsylvania Gisele Fetterman today announced the dates and locations of her statewide tour to promote the 2020 Census. The below tour stops are open to the public unless otherwise noted and the Second Lady will be joined by local Census officials to discuss the importance of participating in the Census during Q&A sessions and open panel discussions.

“I’m grateful for the opportunity to travel Pennsylvania and talk with you about the importance of filling out your Census form, because these numbers will affect us all for the next decade,” said Second Lady Fetterman. “I’ve spent my career working to engage and empower communities. There is power in being counted. If you live in Pennsylvania, you matter to me and to the Census.”

The Second Lady announced the tour during a Census kick-off rally at the Capitol in January.

Tour stops are as follows:

Erie County


Wednesday, February 12, 2020

11:00 AM

Eric Public Library

160 E. Front St., Erie, PA 16507

Centre County


Wednesday, February 19, 2020

6:00 PM

Penn State University

Freeman Auditorium in the HUB-Robeson Center

*Philadelphia County


Thursday, February 20, 2020

3:00 PM

Philadelphia City Hall – Conversation Hall

1400 JFK Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107 – 2nd floor
*Invite-only event, open to the media

York County


Monday, February 24, 2020

1:00 PM

Flinchbaugh’s Orchard & Farm Market

110 Ducktown Rd., York, PA 17406

Luzerne County


Friday, March 6, 2020

5:00 PM

Hazleton One Community Center

225 E. 4th St., Hazleton, PA 18201

Cambria County


Monday, March 9, 2020

10:00 AM

Greater Johnstown YMCA

100 Haynes St., Johnstown, PA 15901

Allegheny County


Tuesday, March 24, 2020

1:00 PM

4313 Walnut St., Suite 370

McKeesport, PA 15132

The U.S. Census captures increases, decreases, and changes in community demographics every ten years, and is used to decide representation and federal funding. Residents can respond to the form by mail, by phone, and for the first time ever, online. Most households will receive their census invitation in the mail by April 1, 2020.

Your voice matters in shaping Pennsylvania’s future. For more information and resources related to the 2020 U.S. Census, please visit PA Census website.

For more information about the Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED), visit the DCED website, and be sure to stay up-to-date with all of our agency news on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

MEDIA CONTACTS:

J.J. Abbott, Governor’s Office, 717.783.1116

Casey Smith, DCED, 717.783.1132

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