Mayor Michael A. Gillette and Vice Mayor Ceasor T. Johnson will deliver the 2014 Annual State of the City Address on Monday, February 24 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chamber, City Hall, 900 Church Street. The public is cordially invited to attend.
The E.C. Glass Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of Deliece G. Blanchard, will entertain attendees.
This year, Mayor Gillette and Vice Mayor Johnson will recognize five citizens and one organization for outstanding community service work. The 2014 recipients of the Mayor’s Award of Excellence are Carolyn M. Baker, Cynthia Daniels Coles, Kenneth R. Garren, Claudette S. Haskins, and M. Anderson Sale, Sr. The recipient of the Vice Mayor’s Award of Excellence is the Links Intercultural Leadership Institute.
A reception in The Galleria will follow the State of the City Address. Food for the reception is donated by area restaurants and caterers.
In the event of inclement weather, the State of the City Address will be held on Monday, March 3 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chamber.
For additional information, call the Communications and Marketing Department at 455-3800.