Free Training for Communities on How to Complete the Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA)

Nov 09, 2017
LUCA Training

On December 8th, 2017 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Eastgate is hosting the United States Census Bureau for a free training event that will instruct communities on how to complete the Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA).

What is LUCA?

LUCA is the only opportunity offered local governments to review and comment on the U.S. Census Bureau's residential address list for their jurisdiction prior to the 2020 Census. The Census Bureau relies on a complete and accurate address list to reach every living quarters and associated population for inclusion in the census

Why participate in LUCA?

  • To help ensure an accurate decennial census count in your community
  • To help the federal government distribute more than $400 billion in funds annually for infrastructure, programs, and services
  • To help your community plan for future needs

Who can participate in LUCA?

Active, functioning, legal governments can participate in LUCA. These include: states,
counties, cities (incorporated places), and townships (minor civil divisions).

What does the training cover?

  • Outline of decennial census and how LUCA fits into that
  • LUCA terminology and schedule
  • How to complete the LUCA review using both paper or digital

For additional information, contact Jeff Gollner

Register for the free training event using the button below


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