News Room News releases from the City are listed here in chronological order, starting with the most recent release. Releases can be searched by topic or date. Releases reflect current events at the time they were published. Some information may have changed. Results RSS Feed January 19, 2017 News Release - Mayor Warren to Submit Updated Sanctuary City Resolution (Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017) – Mayor Lovely A. Warren has announced her intention to update and reaffirm the City of Rochester’s “City of Sanctuaries” resolution to reflect modern times and challenges. The update will reflect some of the guidelines released by Attorney General Eric Schneiderman today and the City of Rochester has been and will continue working with his office on this issue. Categories: City Council and Legislation January 17, 2017 City of Rochester News Release - City Hosts Open Skating Event to Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Mayor Lovely A. Warren invites the community to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Skate to Commemorate, an open skating event at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park Ice Rink, 353 Court St. January 13, 2017 News Release - Public Meetings for week of Jan. 23-27, 2017 (Friday, January 13, 2017) - The following public meetings are scheduled for the week of January 23 through January 27, 2017. Categories: Boards & Commissions January 12, 2017 News Release - City Offices to Close for Martin Luther King Jr. Day(2) Rochester City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers, City branch libraries, R-Centers and other administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Categories: Downtown January 11, 2017 News Release - Mayor Warren and Rochester College Access Network Invite College-Bound Students and Families to 2017 “FAFSA Fest” Events (Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017) – Mayor Lovely A. Warren encourages Rochester students and families to take advantage of Rochester College Access Network’s series of free events to help families take the first step towards making college an affordable reality. Categories: Community and Youth Programs News Release - Rochester’s Bond Rating Upgraded (Wed., January 11, 2017)—Mayor Lovely A. Warren is pleased to announce that Fitch Ratings, Inc. upgraded its bond ratings for the City of Rochester from A+ to AA-. With this upgrade, Rochester now has ‘AA’ level ratings from all three bond agencies: Fitch Ratings, Inc., Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. High credit ratings reduce the City’s debt payments and interest costs. Categories: Budget and Finance, and Accreditation, Awards & Recognitions January 10, 2017 News Release - Public Meetings for Jan. 19, 2017 (Tuesday, January 10, 2017) - The following public meetings are scheduled for January 19, 2017. Categories: Boards & Commissions January 9, 2017 News Release - City Joins Regional Bidding Network to Purchase Goods and Services (Monday, Jan. 9, 2017) – Mayor Lovely A. Warren today announced that City of Rochester has joined the Empire State Purchasing Group, a network of more than 200 public agencies that solicit goods and services through a single electronic-procurement provider called BidNet. Categories: Contracts, Bids and RFPs News Release - Public Meeting Cancellation for Jan. 10, 2017 (Monday, January 9, 2017) - The following public meeting is cancelled: Categories: Boards & Commissions January 6, 2017 News Release - Holiday Tree Recycling Drop-Off Sites Open Through End of January Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced that the City is providing free holiday tree recycling services at five drop-off sites through Jan. 31. Categories: Green Initiatives News Release - Del Lago Resort & Casino Job Fair in City Hall Yields Successful Results for Rochester Residents Rochester, NY – Mayor Lovely A. Warren and Jeff Babinski, executive vice president and general manager at del Lago Resort & Casino, announced today that nearly 115 people were offered jobs, joined dealer school or were invited to follow up with interested departments as a result of the del Lago Resort & Casino/Vanpool Job Fair that was held at City Hall on Tuesday. Categories: Jobs December 29, 2016 Motorist Advisory - New Year’s Eve Celebration Downtown Saturday The City of Rochester’s New Year’s Eve Celebration will take place on Saturday, Dec. 31. Categories: Streets, Sidewalks and Infrastructure, and Downtown December 28, 2016 News Release - Public Meetings for week of Jan. 9-13, 2017 (Wednesday, December 28, 2016) - The following public meetings are scheduled for the week of January 9 through January 13, 2017. Categories: Boards & Commissions December 27, 2016 News Release - City Offices to Close Monday in Observance of New Year’s Day City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers, Branch Libraries, R-Centers and other City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 2 in observance of the New Year’s holiday. News Release - Public Meeting for Jan. 4, 2017 (Tuesday, December 27, 2016) - The following public meeting is scheduled for January 4, 2017. Categories: Boards & Commissions 1234567891011121314 2Next > Help us improve our site. Take a short survey about our search engine.