February 10, 2017

Montgomery County Reaffirms Commitment to Community, Diversity and Inclusion and Tout Immigration Resources

In a joint statement released on January 30, County Executive Ike Leggett and County Council members reaffirmed their commitment to continue to speak-up on behalf of all residents to promote our County’s values of acceptance and inclusion for everyone. The statement addressed community concerns about safety, discrimination, legal status and harassment.

In a February 8 news conference, which discussed the County’s response to recent federal immigration initiatives, Leggett reconfirmed that Montgomery County will continue to ensure that everyone in Montgomery County feels safe and has the support they need to thrive in an inclusive community. The County Executive highlighted County publications that list resources available for County residents.
  • Montgomery County Legal Immigration Service Providers Directory (English)
  • Community Guide for Immigrant Residents in Montgomery County, MD (English | Español)
  • Joint Statement of County Executive and County Council Reaffirming Community Values (English | Español).