San Bernardino Mayor Pat Morris discusses his State of the City speech during an interview in his office Monday. (Lafonzo Carter — staff photographer)
By Ryan Hagen, The Sun
Posted: 10/07/13, 6:08 PM PDT | Updated: 5 hrs ago
SAN BERNARDINO >> A year after a state of the city address comparing this community to Charles Dickens’ “Tale of Two Cities,” Mayor Pat Morris reaches for a darker tale as he prepares a speech that is less the celebration typical of such events than it is a desperate call to arms.