Tag Archives: Sanctuary City

Ft. Worth resident denies his city is a Sanctuary City

David writes as follows: “Fort Worth Texas IS NOT A SANCTUARY dumping ground, Please fix your page. If you have proof please provide it and I’ll send it to the City Councilmen that denied it, in writing.” Our reply was: Every Texas city is full of illegal immigrants. Are you… Read more »

City of Painesville, Ohio says they are “NOT” a sanctuary city.

Tara Diehl City of Painesville 440-413-5023 tdiehl@painesville.com Comments: The City of Painesville respectfully requests confirmation of the removal or clarification on your website as we are NOT a sanctuary city. Under the “By State” listings, we are referenced as: Painesville, OH Please reference Resolution No. 38-08 passed on July 21,… Read more »

Lakewood, California disputes Sanctuary City status

Bill Grady City of Lakewood, CA bgrady@lakewoodcity.org Hello Sanctuary Cities Info, You have Lakewood, CA listed as a Sanctuary City, but with no reference as to the reason. http://www.sanctuarycities.info/sanctuary_state_california.htm Lakewood, CA is not a Sanctuary City and our city council has never taken any action related to that. There are… Read more »

Denton, Texas constituent wants to know what made their city a sanctuary city?

Danny M. wrote us the following: “You are reporting Denton, TX as a sanctuary city. I contacted both the Mayor and the City Manager complaining and both stated emphatically that Denton is not a sanctuary city. I suggest that you verify your information.” Didn’t take much research to find several… Read more »

Westminster, Colorado Council Member Wants To Know How They Were Named a Sanctuary City

Received the following site contact message: Bruce Baker City Council Member 303-408-2288 bbaker@cityofwestminster.us Comments: I had a resident contact me saying we are a sanctuary city. What are we doing that you list us as a sanctuary city? Thanks for your help. ************ Our Reply: When I started my list,… Read more »

Former Worthington, MN Police Chief claims they aren’t a Sanctuary City

We received this mail: “You report that Worthington MN is a sanctuary city. I was the Police Chief of Worthington MN from 1999-2014. Worthington MN has no Sanctuary ordinance or sanctuary policy, Please do some investigation and retract your slanderous statement. Thanks, Mike Cumiskey” Sanctuary City status isn’t a matter… Read more »

Ithaca, New York added thanks to visitor’s tip

Thanks to a web site visitor, Chuck, for pointing out the fact that the Ithaca, New York Common Council decided back in 2007 to ignore federal law and not cooperate with deporting illegal aliens. Maybe they are waiting for one of their own citizens to get killed before they rethink… Read more »

Incorrect Sanctuary City Listing – Cypress, CA

We received an email from the Cypress, CA City Manager requesting we remove the city from our Sanctuary City list.  Our research shows they have taken some steps towards the reduction in illegal immigrants but we are hoping they can provide whatever regulations or instructions that have been provided to… Read more »

Sanford Florida Sanctuary City Status Inquiry

Bob stopped by our site with a question about why his city was listed as a sanctuary city. He wrote the following: “After the San Francisco alleged murder by a multiple entry illegal immigrant I did a search on sanctuary cities & found your website among a few others. I… Read more »

Confused Sanctuary City visitor from Rahway, NJ regarding cities vs. states

David V. from the Rahway area of New Jersey wrote with this question. “You have 13 NJ. cities,towns listed as sanctuary places. Yet your Non-Sanctuary State page lists NJ. as not offering sanctuary. Help me understand this info please. David” Various cities, counties, and states have enacted policy and regulations,… Read more »