Census awareness campaign underway 

Crossposted from DES Express 

Every ten years, the federal government counts every person living in the U.S. through a national census. 

The results help determine how funding is distributed for the next decade — for things like our schools, affordable housing, hospitals, and public transportation. The count also determines how many representatives our state will have in Congress, and how district lines are drawn for legislative bodies like the King County Council. 

Read more from DES Express