City of Rochester Search Result Rss http://www.cityofrochester.gov/searchrss.aspx?query=&order=date&orderdirection=descending&mindatecreated=1/1/1900 12:00:00 AM&maxdatecreated=8/27/2031 7:37:46 AM&datesearchfield=Publish_Date&categories=118 City of Rochester News Release - Mayor Warren Declares Heat Emergency for Wednesday, Aug. 24 http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969646 Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced that a Cool Sweep Heat Emergency has been declared for Wednesday, Aug. 24. Cool Sweep operations will provide residents with opportunities to get relief from the heat with cooling sprays from fire hydrants, extended hours at City pools, Durand Eastman Beach and spray parks. Cool Sweep — presented by Avangrid Foundation and RG&amp;amp;E — is the City’s annual public safety and customer service program that is triggered when the forecast calls for temperatures to reach or exceed 85 degrees. When temperatures are forecasted to be 90 degrees and above, a Cool Sweep Heat Emergency is initiated. City of Rochester 8/24/2016 News Release - Mayor Warren Announces New Program for Rochester Entrepreneurs http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969635 Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced the launch of Kiva Rochester, a new program that will help entrepreneurs in the city grow their businesses and create jobs. Kiva is the world’s largest nonprofit crowdfunded platform that helps business owners access capital, and now, with a local Kiva office and matching funds from the City, more entrepreneurs will be able to take advantage of the innovative model. <br /> City of Rochester 8/22/2016 News Release - No-Fee Pet Adoption Event at City Animal Services Center on Saturday http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969617 <strong>(Friday, August 19, 2016) — </strong>Rochester Animal Services will host a no-fee Pet Adoption event, supported by the Petco Foundation from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., tomorrow, Saturday, August 20 at the Animal Services Center, 184 Verona St. Adoption fees will be waived for all cats and dogs adopted on that day. City of Rochester 8/19/2016 News Release - Report Recommends Improvements to Nuisance Abatement Point System http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969619 <strong>(Friday, Aug. 19, 2016) –</strong> Rochester’s Nuisance Abatement Point System continues to provide an innovative and effective enforcement mechanism to strengthen neighborhoods and generate investment but could be improved through better implementation, a report commissioned by Mayor Lovely A. Warren has found City of Rochester 8/19/2016 News Release - Public Meeting for September 7, 2016 http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969625 <strong>(Friday, August 19, 2016) -</strong> The following public meeting is scheduled for September 7, 2016. City of Rochester 8/19/2016 City of Rochester News Release - Mayor Warren Announces Fall Recreation and After School Programs http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969615 Mayor Lovely A. Warren has announced the City of Rochester’s fall recreation line-up which includes after school programs, activities for seniors, fitness classes, special events and more. City of Rochester 8/18/2016 News Release: SMG Selected to Continue Operating the Blue Cross Arena at the War Memorial http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969592 <font face=&quot;Verdana&quot;><strong>(Wednesday, August 17, 2016) — </strong>Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced the City has chosen SMG as part of the Request For Proposal process to select an operator of the Blue Cross Arena at the Community War Memorial. </font> City of Rochester 8/17/2016 City of Rochester News Release - Vertus High School Dean of Students to speak at Operation Transformation Rochester Talk http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969541 Vertus High School Dean of Students, Joseph Carter, will speak about the importance of family and unity within our community at this month’s Operation Transformation Rochester (OTR) Talks at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 19. This free event will be held at the David F. Gantt R-Center, 700 North St., and is open to the public. City of Rochester 8/12/2016 News Release - Public Meeting Cancellation for August 16, 2016 http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969523 <strong>(Thursday, August 11, 2016) -</strong> The following public meeting is cancelled: <br /> City of Rochester 8/11/2016 News Release - $2 Million in State Funding to Enhance Main Street Streetscape http://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589969526 The New York State Senate has secured $2 million in state funding to enhance the Main Street streetscape, making it safer for both pedestrians and traffic, and more appealing to business owners looking to create jobs in the City of Rochester, Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced today, along with state Sens. Joe Robach and Rich Funke. City of Rochester 8/11/2016