Six communities win census challenge
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Six Massachusetts communities, including the state’s three largest cities, have successfully challenged the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2008 population estimates.
The challenges by Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Fitchburg, Westfield and Bridgewater will add significantly to the amount of Community Development Block Grant money the communities receive in the current fiscal year, according to Susan Strate, who directs the Population Estimates program at the University of Massachusetts’ Donahue Institute.
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December 21, 2009