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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to Launch ATL Counts Census 2020

Post Date:03/29/2019 11:15 AM

Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

 

Nikki Forman, Deputy Director Communications
404.546.1463, office

470.372.8754, cell
nforman@atlantaga.gov

 

Media Advisory

 Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to Launch ATL Counts Census 2020

Community Rally Establishes Mission to Reach, Teach and Count Every Person in Atlanta

 

WHO:

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms

Atlanta Complete Count Committee

 

WHAT:

 

Monday, April 1 is National Census Day and the City of Atlanta will launch ATL Counts Census 2020 campaign is a strategic community effort to reach, teach and count every person in the City of Atlanta. A community rally will be hosted to engage and educate residents about the Census and garner community support to ensure everyone is counted.

Congressman John Lewis will serve as the Co-Chair of ATL Counts and will help lead a diverse group of corporate and civic partners who have been identified to serve on the Atlanta Complete Count Committee. Committee Members will be recognized during the event.

ATL Counts is a year-long effort that will educate and mobilize Atlanta residents for the upcoming 2020 Census. An accurate count is critical to ensure Atlanta receives its fair share of public resources to support everything from Head Start to public transportation.

This is event is open to the public and the community is encouraged to attend.

 

 

WHEN:

Monday, April 1, 2019

Community Rally

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Lunch and Learn

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

 

WHERE:

Atlanta City Hall (Atrium)

55 Trinity Avenue SW

Atlanta, GA 30303

 

 

For more information about ATL Counts, please visit www.ATLCounts.org. Follow ATL Counts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @ATLCounts2020.

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