Starting March 12, 2020 Richmond residents will receive an envelope from the U.S. Census Bureau inviting them to fill out their Census form. These envelopes will be postmarked from Jefferson, Indiana and the letters will contain an ID code and instructions from the Census Bureau to get counted in the 2020 Census.
City of Richmond and City of San Pablo Census Caravan
On May 30th, the mayors of Richmond, Tom Butt, and San Pablo, Arturo Vargas, joined the Census 2020 Caravan that went through neighborhoods with low response rates, including Belding Woods, Iron Triangle, North Richmond, Santa Fe, and Coronado neighborhoods. The caravan had the objective of promoting awareness and sharing the phone numbers and website link to complete the Census 2020 questionnaire. The census caravan was done in collaboration with the City of San Pablo and supported by Community Development, Library, Community Services, and Richmond Fire Department staff.