Councilman Recommends Census Participation


BURTON — Councilman Vaughn Smith and Council President Steven Heffner recently met with Mayor Duane Haskins after expressing their hopes residents would participate in the 2020 Federal Census.

According to those meeting minutes, Smith reported in 2010, Burton was recorded as having 29,999 residents; and just one more person would have resulted in tens of millions of dollars of federal and state funding over the 10-year census period.

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