District 1 Neighbors was formed to represent the interests of thousands of Montgomery County residents who value balancing growth and infrastructure in ways that make make Montgomery County a great place for both residents and employers. The coalition seeks to elect local officials who will:
- Effectively address concerns about growth and urbanization that outpaces county infrastructure, services, and amenities (i.e., transportation, schools, parks, open space)
- Effectively address concerns about economic development and support business growth that adds jobs to the local economy
- Effectively address affordable housing; and
- Effectively address tax revenue shortfalls, control expense and debt, measure performance, and negotiate effectively with developers, workers, and State Government.