Census 2010

Every ten years, the U-S Constitution requires a census be taken to determine how many people live in the country — and where they live. The ten-question census forms are in the mail. And the push is on to ensure they are filled out and returned. Melissa Trzasko handles public relations and marketing for the Census Bureau Office in Springfield, Massachusetts. She told WFCR’s Bob Paquette the bureau is hiring hundreds of people to help with the head count. Some will serve as “enumerators”, the people who go to homes that do not respond to the census: