Mayor Jim Desmond will highlight recent accomplishments as well as short-term and long-term goals at the annual San Marcos State of the City Address. The address will be delivered at the San Marcos Chamber of Commerce’s annual business recognition luncheon, which brings together hundreds of business leaders, volunteers, elected officials, and community leaders. The San Marcos City Council will also take the opportunity to recognize local businesses for their contributions over the past year.

The event will be held Wednesday, March 7 at the California State University San Marcos’s University Student Union Ballroom. Registration begins at 11 a.m. and the program lasts from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. See more at