MIDLAND - The 3rd annual State of the Economy was held in Midland on Wednesday.
The key note speaker this year was Mayor-Elect Jerry Morales.
Morales talked about the city's current state in the oil boom and what the next steps could be.
During the event, Morales give some ideas he has for the future of Midland which include fixing the downtown area and keeping up with a growing community.
Morales said he also wants to do something about the roads in the city which have become plagued with fatal crashes over the past few years.