CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer wants the city to be a "Capital of the Resistance" after President Trump halted immigration from seven designated countries.

Tuesday at noon, Signer along with other area leaders including Khizr Khan, will hold a public rally outside City Hall.

The mayor says he wants the city manager to talk with other city councilors about making Charlottesville a sanctuary city.

More information is on the event’s Facebook page.