Becker County ratchets up its census committee The 2020 U.S. Census can have a financial impact locally.

Detroit Lakes Online. July 30, 2019.

The 2020 census is fast approaching, and Becker County is stepping up to make sure as many people as possible are counted, since it can have a big financial impact locally.

“It’s important for citizens to understand why it’s important,” said Guy Fischer, economic development coordinator for the county. “It brings funding into our county.”