Roanoke Mayor David Bowers presents his State of the City address this morning, and he’s delivering an upbeat message. The story from News/Talk 960’s Evan Jones.
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Mayor Bowers points to two different sets of numbers in particular: student achievement scores going up in Roanoke public schools and citywide crime numbers going down.
Bowers is delivering his address from the third floor of newly-renovated City Market Building; it is another symbol, he says of things turning around in Roanoke.