Last week Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke gave his annual State of the City address. On this week's edition of Wednesdays With Winnecke, he gives a brief recap of that speech. He also had a discussion with Allen Mounts about the "Smart City 2.0" project.

Allen Mounts, director of the Evansville Water & Sewer Utility breaks down "Smart City 2.0" and the impacts it will have on our city. This initiative creates improvements to the city’s energy, water, network infrastructure, and operational improvements for the Evansville Water & Sewer Utilities. It will also create nearly 200 new jobs. This really is an important project that will effect our city for the next couple of decades. Take a listen to that discussion below.

Allen Mounts interview

Mayor Winnecke went on to give an overview of his second annual State of the City speech. So what is the state of the city? Mayor Winnecke used the word "robust." Listen to why he chose that word. Do you agree?

State of the City recap