Sam Liccardo delivered his second State of the City address as mayor of San Jose this past weekend, and the event had turns of humor and celebration as well as a somber moment to remember slain police officer Michael Johnson. Here is a photo gallery of the event. All photos were taken by Greg Ramar.
Mayor Sam Liccardo and Police Chief Eddie Garcia took the stage with Nikki Johnson, widow of slain officer Michael Johnson.
City Manager Norbert Dueñas delivers remarks.
Eddie Garcia, right, donned four stars on his lapel after being named the permanent police chief earlier in the week.
An awards ceremony included family.
An Islamic cleric delivers the invocation.
Vice Mayor Rose Herrera points to the crowd.
Music had a place at Saturday's State of the City event.
Mayor Sam Liccardo takes the stage to deliver his annual speech.
The City Council and the mayor's wife had a front row seats for Sam Liccardo's speech.
Silicon Valley Community Foundation CEO Emmett Carson addresses attendees at the 2016 State of the City event.