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Groups Organize Effort to Delay OMB’s Redefinition of ‘Nonmetropolitan’

A group of researchers, service organizations, and nonprofit leaders are organizing a national campaign to urge the Office of Management and Budget to delay redefining Metropolitan Statistical Areas, the county categorization system that underlies many rural-focused federal programs. The change would increase the minimum population of cities that constitute the core of Metropolitan Statistical Areas […]