The public is invited to Coffee with the Mayor, set for 7:30 a.m. Thursday at Kamenz Kafe, 120 S. Mill St.

“This has been a great way to stay connected to our community. We have some great conversations. The people who live and work here in Tehachapi get a chance to talk to us one on one, we listen to what they have to say and answer their questions,” Mayor Phil Smith said in a city news release.