A redistricting plan put forth by Republicans who control the Indiana legislature would make some major changes to southern Indiana’s 9th Congressional District. The proposed new boundaries were drawn by the House and Senate majorities.
Kentucky’s population has grown to 4.4 million, with 86-percent of residents classified as non-Hispanic whites. That’s down from 89-percent in the previous decade.
“Most council members can find at least a neighborhood or two that has grown or even brand new neighborhoods in their districts. That’s true in my area, in Pleasure Ridge (Park), we’ve had a couple of new neighborhoods and a couple that have expanded significantly,” said Metro Councilman Rick Blackwell.
by Stephanie Crosby Mailboxes across the country today will be receiving questionnaires from the U.S. Census Bureau. The 2010 Census is underway. Spokesperson J. Clayton Barbour says if people don’t return the forms in the mail, they have to hire workers to collect the information door-to-door. “So it saves the taxpayers money for them to […]
By Rick Howlett The U.S. Census Bureau is still recruiting temporary workers in the Louisville area to help with the 2010 population count. Karen Hawkins with the bureau’s Louisville office says the agency is looking to fill 78 local positions by the middle this month, then another 1,200 in April. “I have positions available at […]