Released on Friday, the issued the following:
The community is invited to join Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett for lunch on Friday, Feb. 6 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gus’s Good Times Deli, 815 Melrose Place.
Mayor Burchett hosts cash mob and “Lunch with the Mayor” events at local retail establishments and restaurants as a way of encouraging the entire community to turn out and support local business.
In addition to its regular menu, Gus’s will offer three lunch specials during the event: half pound cheeseburger, fries and fountain drink for $6.99; steamed deli sandwich, fries and fountain drink for $7.99; and a fried chicken sandwich, fries and fountain drink for $5.99.
The public is invited and other elected officials may be in attendance. As always, attendees will be responsible for purchasing their own meals.