DACA recipient planning peaceful march

LAREDO, Texas (KGNS) - A local DACA recipient is hoping to get her message across during a peaceful march.

Ana Karen Contreras

Ana Karen Contreras says the message is about respect for others’ opinions and stresses that this will be a peaceful demonstration, one that is going to follow the law.

She also spoke about how much of an impact losing DACA could have on the community.

The march is taking place on Saturday, September 16th from six pm until 8 pm starting at HEB on Del Mar along I-35.

Organizers encourage as many people to participate and to do so in an orderly fashion.

The say signs are welcomed but ask not to have vulgarity or disrespectful messages.

They also stress everyone is welcomed even people who disagree.