Somerville's Local Update of Census Addresses

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From: Eileen Feldman

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Please provide a complete list, with dates, of any and all types of correspondence and feedback materials provided to the City of Somerville, MA by the Regional Census Bureau Office with regards to the subjects of
a. Local Update of Census Addresses (LUCA) Program; and
b. Address Canvassing (field check) Operation

for years 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Eileen Feldman
Filed via
E-mail (Preferred):
Daytime: (617) 299-1832
For mailed responses, please address:
185 Beacon St. #3
Somerville, MA 02143

From: U.S. Census Bureau

From the Desk of Mary C. Potter, Chief, Freedom of Information Act and
Information Branch U.S. Census Bureau

December 14, 2010

Dear Ms. Feldman:

The U.S. Census Bureau received your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

on: December 13, 2010.

We will process your request within the required 20 business days.

Your FOIA log number is: 11-084.

Your request is assigned to FOIA staff member: Vernon Curry.

S/he can be reached at: 301-763-7325 or email:

If you have any questions please feel free to contact your FOIA staff

Thank you,

Mary C. Potter
Chief, Freedom of Information Act and Information Branch
U.S. Census Bureau

From: U.S. Census Bureau