State and federal funds could be lost with inaccurate census

ERIE COUNTY Now isn't the time for Erie County residents to stand up and be counted. But 2010
Tom Jackson
May 24, 2010

ERIE COUNTY

Now isn't the time for Erie County residents to stand up and be counted.  But 2010 sure will be, county officials say.

Bothered by a state report that the county actually has lost population since the census 2000, and worried about the federal funding that's tied to population, county officials aren't waiting for 2010 to begin organizing for the new federal census.

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