Northern Brooklyn Electeds Push Census in Final Days

Assemblymember Maritza Davila (D-Bushwick), U.S Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-Bushwick, Williamsburg, Red Hook, Sunset Park, Queens, Lower Manhattan), State Sen. Julia Salazar (D-Bushwick, Cypress Hills, Greenpoint, Williamsburg), and City Councilmember Antonio Reynoso (D-Bushwick, Williamsburg, Ridgewood, Queens) along with organizations like Make the Road, El Puente, RiseBoro, Census Bureau, and Community Board 4’s President Robert Camacho, joined together to take on a stagnant 2020 Census response rate, stuck at just over 50 percent for Brooklyn, at Maria Hernandez Park in Bushwick on Saturday.

City Councilmember Antonio Reynoso talks about the census as U.S. Rep. Nydia Velazquez, right, and Assemblymember Maritza Davila look on. Photo by Ariama C. Long Assemblymember Maritza Davila (D-Bushwick), U.S Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-Bushwick, Williamsburg, Red Hook, Sunset Park, Queens, Lower Manhattan), State Sen. Julia Salazar (D-Bushwick, Cypress Hills, […]

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