Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl will deliver her State of the City address at a luncheon at the Hilton Orrington Hotel on Friday, March 18.

The event, sponsored by the Evanston Chamber of Commerce, begins with networking at 10:45 a.m.; guests will be seated at 11:15 a.m.; and lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., to be followed by remarks at 12:30 p.m.

The mayor will discuss the state of the city's economy and will highlight the annual Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program.

Opening remarks will be made by Chamber President James Pepa and by Gabrielle Cummings, senior vice president of Evanston Hospital.

Online registration is available at the chamber's website.