Contact: Stacy Gimbel
Public Information Office
(301) 763-3030 (phone)
(301) 763-3762 (fax)
(301) 457-1037 (TDD)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MONDAY, SEPT. 21, 2009
Media Advisory — Census Bureau Director To Provide Briefing on Status of 2010 Census Operations
U.S. Census Bureau Director Dr. Robert M. Groves will brief the media on the status of 2010 Census operations. Since taking the helm of the Census Bureau in July, Groves has studied and evaluated the key components of the national once-a-decade count. He will provide an assessment of the internal and external challenges facing the 2010 Census and the Census Bureau's readiness to meet them. He will take questions from media in attendance.
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 9 - 10 a.m. (EDT)
Robert M. Groves, director, U.S. Census Bureau
National Press Club, 13th floor
Fourth Estate Restaurant
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20045
Media may also participate via an audio listen line and contact the Public Information Office (301-763-3691) after the event with questions or interview requests.
Dial-in number: 800-619-4415
Passcode: 2010 CENSUS
Please RSVP by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22 to the Public Information Office at 301-763-3691.