Tulare hosts its State of the City on Aug. 23

(Rigo Moran)

Tulare Chamber of Commerce to host State of the City luncheon at the International Agri-Center, where Mayor Terry Sayre will give the State of the City address

TULARE – With another year in the books, the Tulare Chamber of Commerce is ready again for its annual State of the City luncheon event. The chamber has scheduled this year’s edition for Friday, Aug. 23, at the International Agri-Center, where it will run from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The State of the City is an informative event that provides businesses and community members with an opportunity to hear about city projects and future goals. Mayor Terry Sayre will present the State of the City Address.

A State of the County presentation is also planned by Tulare County District 2 Supervisor Pete Vander Poel III. Tulare City Council members and City staff will attend and be available at the luncheon event to answer questions from the audience about local issues and concerns.

“These are very exciting times in Tulare and our county. The Chamber welcomes this opportunity to partner with Mayor Sayre and Supervisor Vander Poel to share updates for the past year and details on what’s to come in our future,” stated Chamber CEO Donnette Silva Carter. “The event will also include a panel Q&A discussion with our featured speakers as well as City Manager Marc Mondell and County CAO Jason Britt.”

Advance reservations for the State of the City event are required.  The early registration price is $65 per person with a discounted price of $55 for Tulare Chamber members. Prices will increase by $10 after Aug. 9.  Reservations may be made online at www.tularechamber.org, by phone through the Chamber office at (559) 686-1547 or in person at the Chamber office at 220 E. Tulare Ave, Tulare. Sponsorships remain available and provide ticket options.

The Tulare Chamber of Commerce presents the State of the City event with the partnership of title sponsors: Adventist Health Tulare, AltSys Solar; Altura Centers for Health; CBS47; Eagle Mountain Casino; Family HealthCare Network; Herb ‘N Vibes; International Agri-Center; J.D.H.; Kaweah Health; KSEE24; Land O’Lakes Inc.; La Piazza Ristorante Italiano, New Era Farm Service; Ormonde & Rascon Attorneys at Law; ProYouth; Saputo; T-Town; Token Farms; Tulare Real Estate Team; Tulare Veterans Memorial District; and Valley Strong Credit Union.

Additionally, the Chamber thanks associate sponsors: 4Creeks; AgWest Farm Credit; Comcast; Dignity Health Management Services; Ed Dena’s Auto Center; EECU; Galaxy Theatres, Garton Tractor; Griswold, LaSalle, Cobb Dowd, & Gin LLP; Health Force; Horizon Nut Company; Race Communications; RES•COM Pest Control; Rotary Club of Tulare; River Valley Church; Sequoia Nut Company & Custom Almonds; Sierra View Medical Center; Southern California Edison; Stone Chevrolet, Buick, GMC; Tulare County Fair; US Army; and Will Tiesiera Ford.

Start typing and press Enter to search