News Flash Home
The original item was published from 9/18/2020 4:40:22 PM to 9/19/2021 12:00:09 AM.

News Flash

News & Information - Spotlight 2021

Posted on: September 18, 2020

[ARCHIVED] East End organizations rally for emergency participation in the 2020 Census

Census

In an effort to drive census numbers up, a caravan of vehicles traveled from the North and South Forks to a rally at the County Center in Riverhead Thursday, September 17th.  Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman and Councilmen Rick Martel and Tommy John Schiavoni called on all residents to make sure they are counted.   

The rally was co-sponsored by several East End Latino and Indigenous groups including Sepa Mujer, OLA and the Shinnecock Nation.  Organizers are trying to reach more people of color to participate in the Census these final two weeks of the 2020 count.  The Census will end September 30th and numbers on the East End have been very low, especially among minority populations.  Currently, Southampton has a 40% participation rate.

“It only takes ten minutes to fill out the census,” said Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman.  “And it could be the most important ten minutes you take!  We need to help our schools, hospitals and local governments get the funding that we deserve from the Federal Government.  We need everyone to be counted and that means where you were living in April.  So, those who came out to the East End to stay in their second homes during the start of the pandemic, you need to be counted here.”

New York State Assemblyman Fred Thiele said, “The results will impact our communities for the next ten years.  The Census Count will help determine the number of seats our state will have in the House of Representatives and it provides data to draw new district lines for Federal, State and local offices.  It also determines the distribution of federal funds to our state to support such programs and services such as Medicare, Medicaid, Head Start, schools, hospitals and so much more.” Census 6

Census 5

Census 1


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News & Information - Spotlight 2021

Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

WORK SESSION Thursday, December 2, 2021

Posted on: December 1, 2021
Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

WORK SESSION Thursday, November 4, 2021

Posted on: November 3, 2021
Stony_Brook_Southampton_Hospital_logo

COVID-19 VACCINE APPOINTMENTS & INFO

Posted on: October 25, 2021
Home-Ownership---Habitat

HABITAT SUFFOLK HOMEOWNERSHIP PROGRAM

Posted on: October 18, 2021
Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

WORK SESSION Thursday, October 21, 2021

Posted on: October 7, 2021
Flue-shots---FREE

FREE Adult Flu Shot Clinic

Posted on: October 14, 2021
SFCC

SFCC Service suspended Oct 12-13-14

Posted on: October 13, 2021
Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

Town Board Meeting Access Information

Posted on: October 7, 2021
CDBG

2022 Community Development Block Grant

Posted on: October 6, 2021
SFCC

SFCC IS BACK ON TRACK

Posted on: September 1, 2021
Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

Town Board Meeting Access Information

Posted on: September 27, 2021
Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

CHANGE LOCATION OF TOWN BOARD MEETINGS

Posted on: September 17, 2021
WORK SESSION_Town Board Meetings NEW-2021

CHANGE LOCATION OF WORK SESSIONS

Posted on: September 17, 2021
NYS Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

Posted on: September 13, 2021
CCA-Use-your-voice

Use your voice to Save Community Solar

Posted on: August 18, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: June 4, 2021
Heart-Project

Edith Windsor Brick Heart Project

Posted on: May 26, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: May 21, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: May 7, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 2.5

Posted on: April 16, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: April 26, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Special Meeting Notice

Posted on: April 21, 2021
Carbon-monoxide_edited

Carbon Monoxide Injures Two Workers

Posted on: April 16, 2021
policelogo-150x150

Unemployment Insurance Scam

Posted on: April 16, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 2.4

Posted on: April 16, 2021
SUN20TV300-Spotlight-B

SUN20 TV is on the Air!

Posted on: April 15, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: April 12, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 2.3

Posted on: February 16, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Special Meeting Notice

Posted on: April 1, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Work Session

Posted on: March 24, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: March 22, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: March 8, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 2.2

Posted on: February 16, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: February 25, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: February 16, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 2.1

Posted on: February 16, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: February 11, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 1.8

Posted on: February 10, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 1.7

Posted on: January 6, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: February 5, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 1.6

Posted on: January 21, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 1.5

Posted on: January 21, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: January 25, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders 1.4

Posted on: January 21, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders

Posted on: January 15, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders

Posted on: January 15, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders

Posted on: January 11, 2021
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: January 11, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders

Posted on: January 6, 2021
2021Executive-Orders600

2021 Executive Orders

Posted on: December 28, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 28, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 23, 2020
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: December 18, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 16, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 11, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 7, 2020
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Town Board Meeting Notice

Posted on: December 3, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 1, 2020
Executive-Order300

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: December 1, 2020
Updated Executive Orders

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 25, 2020
Town-Board-Meetings-zoom-600

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 24, 2020
Updated Executive Orders

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 18, 2020
Updated Executive Orders

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 18, 2020
Updated Executive Orders

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 2, 2020
Updated Executive Orders

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 5, 2020
Updated Executive Orders

Updated Executive Orders

Posted on: November 2, 2020
Tupper lift 1x1

Tupper Boathouse Gets A Lift

Posted on: June 10, 2020
PSEG Monster Poles-1-1

Rally Against 'Monster' Poles

Posted on: June 28, 2018