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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Temecula Mayor Announces 2018 Temecula State of the City Theme: Temecula Safe

City of Temecula Mayor Matt Rahn unveils his platform for the 2018 Temecula State of City scheduled for May 31st.  Each year, the Mayor selects a thematic message for the State of the City address, and it is incorporated into the City’s work efforts throughout the year.  This year’s theme is “Temecula SAFE.”

Mayor Matt Rahn states, “The City’s highest priority every year is public safety so this year we are shining a spotlight on the high quality of life that our citizens, businesses and visitors enjoy as a result of being a safe City. Temecula’s strategy for success is to safeguard its private and public capital investments, and protect its most precious resource: our people.”  This includes maintaining and enhancing safe roadways, infrastructure, neighborhoods, schools, parks and amenities, which Mayor Rahn will highlight throughout his State of the City presentation.

“The synergy of being a SAFE City not only fosters a prosperous socio-economic environment where residents and businesses feel certain they are investing in a City that cares, it likewise protects and maintains Temecula’s picturesque, well-manicured and beautiful physical environment.  The City’s safeness and beauty fuels our local economy, and continues to attract upscale development, redevelopment projects, and new business establishments,” Rahn added, noting also, “that the City’s commitment to public safety, infrastructure, and protecting the community’s investments and natural resources have made Temecula synonymous with a magnificent lifestyle, flourishing community, and world-class tourist destination.”

The State of the City Address continues the tradition as Temecula’s signature business event, which brings together the most influential leaders. The event is hosted by the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce and will be held in the new expansion wing of Pechanga Resort Casino on May 31, 2018 at 7:00 a.m.  The event includes a Nonprofit Expo where approximately 40 local nonprofit organizations will advertise their resources.  The Nonprofit Expo begins at 7:00 a.m. and the Mayor’s presentation will be begin at 8:00 a.m. The event is open to the public, and tickets are purchased in advance. For ticket information, please contact the Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce at 951-676-5090 or visit their website at