• 79°

Census Bureau will start delivering questionnaire packets in Alabama this week

The U.S. Census Bureau, in coordination with federal, state and local health officials, will begin to drop off 2020 Census questionnaire packets at front doors of households in Alabama this week.

This is done in areas where the majority of households do not receive mail at their physical address.

The Census Bureau began hand delivering census materials March 15 but suspended all fieldwork for this operation March 18 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Temporary field staff have been trained to observe all social distancing protocols and will wear official government-provided personal protective equipment for their safety and the safety of the public. This operation is contactless and follows the most current federal health and safety guidelines.

The Census Bureau will deliver 2020 Census invitations and paper questionnaires at the front doors of roughly 5.1 million stateside households and 82,100 in Alabama. People are encouraged to respond promptly to the 2020 Census using the ID number included in the questionnaire packet. Responding with a census ID or the paper questionnaire helps ensure the best count of the community.

People can respond online, by phone or by using the paper form in the packet.

James Clemens High School

Senior Spotlight — Kenslie Brianna Baudean

James Clemens High School

Senior Spotlight — Breana Shuron Jefferson

James Clemens High School

Zhang among 3 U.S. Presidential Scholars in Alabama

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

National Survey Indicates Youth Sports Are Wanted As Return To Play

Madison

Hatley offers source of comfort to Madison Hospital employees, patients

Madison

Federal grand jury indicts Madison man for possessing a pipe bomb

Madison

Romanian sentenced for aggravated identity theft in Limestone County

Bob Jones High School

PHOTOS: Bob Jones High School 2020 Graduation

LIFESTYLES -- FEATURE SPOT

American Legion’s Memorial Day ceremony honors fallen veterans

Harvest

St. John plans blood drive for June 20

Bob Jones High School

Bob Jones High School graduation is still on for today

Madison

Trash Pandas to host block party, other events, at Toyota Field

Madison

Strong to severe storms possible this afternoon

Business

Tom Brown’s Restaurant to open June 1

James Clemens High School

Senior Spotlight — Madison ‘Maddie’ Paige Murphy

Madison

Madison man killed in wreck on Wall Triana Highway

Madison

Appeals Court rules civil case against former Madison officer can move forward

Discovery Middle School

Oliver tops staff at Discovery

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Digital version of The Madison Record – May 27, 2020

Madison

Bob Jones High School graduation postponed to Thursday

Madison

PHOTOS: James Clemens High School 2020 Graduation

James Clemens High School

Senior Spotlight — Charlotte Denson Bigelow

Discovery Middle School

Karly Beavers named Discovery’s Teacher of the Year

Madison

Madison City Schools to hold high school graduations today and tomorrow

x