Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will deliver the State of the City of Address during a luncheon on Friday, February 23, 2018, 11:30 a.m. (CST) at the Genesis Convention Center, One Genesis Center Plaza.
This year’s address will present a new format and a condensed version of the Mayor’s speech. The address will continue to provide a review the past year’s accomplishments and challenges, and will also take a look at the state of the city presently and at the city’s past and future.
The State of the City Address additionally is a community, business-networking event that attracts in excess of 700 attendees to the Genesis Center for the annual address. Tickets are $25.00 per person and may be reserved via email [email protected] or by calling (219) 881-1314 not later than Friday, February 16, 2018. Those desiring to attend the event for the speech only may do so at no cost. All should arrive at 12:30 p.m.
Title and Table Sponsorship Opportunities are also available. Interested parties may contact LaLosa Dent Burns, Director of Communications at [email protected]. In addition to prominent seating, all sponsors will be acknowledged during the address.
Those unable to attend the state of the city event may view the address as it is streamed live via www.garycommoncouncil.org; click on the legislative media tab or www.ustream.tv/search?q=wjpn. Streamers may also go to www.ustream.tv/channel/wjpn-ch4-gary-indiana-live-news.