Chattanooga, TN – According to the statement, the new program is called “Office of New Americans” and it will be part of the Department of Equity and Community Engagement.

City officials say that this program is starting to come together for the community to enjoy.

The “Office of New Americans” program is going to connect immigrant/refugee communities to resources and opportunities as well as really fostering a greater sense of belonging in our city, officials say.

According to the statement, the Mayor’s office starts the hiring process for the new director next week.

This story will be updated as new information become available.