ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (970 WFLA) - Mayor Rick Kriseman held a rally Wednesday for nearly 800 city employees at the Mahaffey Theater.

Kriseman says he wants city workers to embrace his vision for the city and for them to be innovative and have fun at what they do. 

Kriseman's special guest at this rally was Rays Manager Joe Maddon.

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