"Your City, Your Money" Car Caravan Moves Through New Brunswick This Saturday
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A music-filled, police-escorted, decorated-car caravan will drive through undercounted neighborhoods in New Brunswick and create a spectacle in order to bring attention to the 2020 Census. The City stands to lose millions of dollars each year over the next 10 years, as it lags behind other communities. The state of NJ is currently at a 62% self-response rate, New Brunswick hovers at 40%. The caravan's message is: Your City, Your Money! Stand up and be counted!
What: Census Car Caravan
Who: Sponsors include The Pride Center of New Jersey, The City of New Brunswick, The Puerto Rican Action Board, New Brunswick Tomorrow, NAACP, The Hyacinth Foundation, The United Way of Central NJ
When: June 27, 2020 - 11:00 AM
Where: Memorial Stadium, Joyce Kilmer Ave., New Brunswick, NJ
How: Drivers, sign up now - pridecenter.org/events-1/census-car-caravan
This effort is supported by a NJ Department of State Complete Count Commission Grant.