Tag: Census

Census deadline extended to October

The push for more 2020 Census responses in the Rio Grande Valley will continue regardless of pandemic, hurricane or any other catastrophe the year...

Valley cities praised for raising census self-response rates

HARLINGEN — A Census 2020 expert this week singled out the Valley cities of Harlingen and Mission for working aggressively to improve their self-response...

Census numbers slow as protests capture Americans’ interest

HARLINGEN — State statistics experts say the Census 2020 response is “trickling in” both nationally and in Texas as many Americans focus instead on...

Commissioner hands out food to senior citizens

County officials organized a food drive targeting Brownsville’s senior citizens Thursday morning in a collaborative response to concern over pandemic-related food insecurity. County Commissioner Pct....

Critical Count: Valley counties trail state, nation in census response

HARLINGEN — Lockdowns and shutdowns linked to the coronavirus pandemic have slowed the critical Census 2020 count, but the Valley still lags behind the...