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  • January 2020: The Census Bureau begins counting the population in remote Alaska.
  • February 19th: FREE ‘LGBTQ Census Training’ from 6:30pm to 8:30pm in South King County, location Kent Centennial Center building, 400 W Gowe St, Kent, WA 98032 in room 401. There is limited capacity for this training so please call Entre Hermanos at 206-322-7700 and ask for Fernando or email LGBTQ Allyship at info@allyship.org..
  • February 29th: North King County LGBTQ Census Training from 11am to 1pm at Richmond Beach library, Shoreline.
  • March 2020: You can respond to the census online starting in March 2020.
  • March 2020: You can call to respond to the census by phone starting in March 2020.
  • TBA: Queer the Census North King county event
  • March 30th to April 1st: Census staff will count GQ’s for the county
  • April 1st: South King County LGBTQ+ Census Celebration and technical assistance event from 4pm to 7pm at Kent Lutheran Church, 336 2nd Ave S, Kent, WA 98032, in the Main Hall. This event is *free* with food, drink, entertainment and experts who will assist folks in filling out the census and answer any and all questions around the census.  
  • April 1, 2020: Census Day is observed nationwide.  By this date, every home will receive an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. Once the invitation arrives, you should respond for your home in one of three ways: online, by phone, or by mail. When you respond to the census, you tell the Census Bureau where you live as of April 1, 2020.
  • May 4, 2020 in Selected Areas: The Census Bureau begins visiting homes that haven’t responded to the 2020 Census to make sure everyone is counted.
  • April 30, 2021: The Census Bureau delivers apportionment counts to the President and Congress as required by law.
  • July 31, 2021: By this date, the Census Bureau will send redistricting counts to states. This information is used to redraw legislative districts based on population changes.