Office of Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland                                           



Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019                                                                       

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                   


contact: Aigner Cleveland

Press Secretary


Chester City Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland to Deliver 2019 State of the City Address Friday May 31


(CHESTER, PA) – Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland will deliver his 2019 State of the City Address at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester on Friday, May 31, 2019. 


Registration is scheduled to begin at 7:30am.  Attendees will be able to network and eat breakfast before the program starts at 8:00am.


Mayor Kirkland, who served as State Representative for the 159th Legislative District for 24 years is currently in his 4th year as mayor.  The focus of this year’s address will be, “It All Starts Here.”  This slogan is a new tagline for Chester that places emphasis on the city’s accomplishments and impact— both past and present. 


The address will include a comprehensive update on the city’s economic development, public affairs, community engagement, infrastructure and financial efforts.


This event is hosted by the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce. 


WHO: Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland


WHAT:  will deliver his 2019 State of the City Address


WHERE:  Talen Energy Stadium (Stadium Club – Second Level)

                  1 Stadium Drive

                  Chester, PA 19013


WHEN: Friday, May 31, 2019

               Registration: 7:30am     Program: 8:00am