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Menifee State of the City to Celebrate Local Community Organizations

The State of the City theme, M’Powered thru Service, highlights the tremendous contributions made by community groups and local leaders in helping strengthen the quality of life in Menifee.

MENIFEE, CA – The City of Menifee is excited to announce the 2022 State of the City and annual city theme, “M’Powered Thru Service.” This year’s theme, selected by Mayor Pro Tem Dean Deines, pays homage to the many community organizations and non-profit groups that serve the Menifee community and have made lasting and positive impacts on the city, its residents, and businesses.

“While the City of Menifee provides numerous programs and services benefiting our residents and businesses, there are many vital community groups that work tirelessly here locally, that really contribute to how and why the Menifee community is so special,” said Mayor Pro Tem Deines. “This State of the City provides a perfect opportunity to recognize the great work that is consistently being done by local community leaders to help those in our city who need it the most, and really go above and beyond the call of service each and every day - empowering our City’s strength.”

The 2022 State of the City will also provide an overview of the City of Menifee’s strong financial outlook and notable projects and accomplishments, both completed and upcoming.

“The Menifee City Council has made a strong commitment to investing in our infrastructure with over $500 million allocated to traffic circulation enhancements and roadway maintenance,” said Mayor Bill Zimmerman. “We remain steadfast in building a safe, thriving, and premier community for our residents and our businesses.”

The 2022 Menifee State of the City will be held at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Menifee on Thursday, October 20 at 8:30 a.m., with the presentation starting at 9 a.m. (to be streamed live on the City’s YouTube channel and Facebook page). The event is hosted by the Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Menifee.

“The Chamber is proud to partner with the City in showcasing our community,” said Menifee Valley Chamber of Commerce Board Chair John Pironti. “Menifee is on the rise thanks to our local leadership and community trailblazers, and the Chamber is excited to bring everyone together to celebrate the accomplishments and see what’s on the horizon for our residents and businesses.”

For more information about the 2022 State of the City, visit


ABOUT MENIFEE: Situated in the heart of southern Riverside County along Interstate 215, Menifee is a vibrant, new city of more than 100,000 residents who enjoy a pleasant year-round climate, abundant recreational offerings, reasonably priced housing, and convenient proximity to some of Southern California’s premier attractions and employment centers. Within its 50 square miles, Menifee’s business, retail, and entertainment outlets are starting to shape the community’s character and this growing economic base is also contributing favorably to the city’s strong financial position. Menifee’s growing family-oriented population values the city’s ongoing commitment to public safety, community events, and smart growth for the future. All of these elements are working together to support the city’s strategic vision to make Menifee one of the state’s most promising new cities.

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