Jo Gook is an exceedingly smart government official. He passed the Higher Civil Service quickly, and basically is the perfect guy. He lives with the dream of becoming South Korea’s President. He should have easily gone straight to the top, but due to an unexpected circumstance, he gets dispatched as a deputy mayor for a provincial small town, Inju City. Shin Mi-rae is a low-ranking secretary in Inju, but she works her way up to become the youngest City Mayor.