Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Census Bureau To Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Putnam County Executive Kim Blaylock, Cookeville Mayor Sam Sallee and other dignitaries will formally kick off the 2010 Census in Cookeville and 20 surrounding counties at a ribbon-cutting ceremony to open the Cookeville Local Census Office next week. The Livingston Academy Marching Band will perform, and York Agricultural Institute will present The Colors. The 2010 Census Portrait of America Road Tour vehicle will also kick off its Tennessee journey in Cookeville with a visual, interactive representation of the 10-question census form. The event is scheduled for Thursday, January 14th, at 11 am. There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony, a reception and an office tour scheduled at end of one-hour program, which takes place at 851 South Willow Avenue, Suite 104, in the Times Square shopping center.