State Street Reconstruction Project

Project Description

This project includes street reconstruction and minor pavement widening of State Street from Basin Street to the Inner Loop.

Improvements will also include curb modifications and bump outs at intersections, new sidewalks, driveway aprons, lighting, drainage basins, pavement markings, signing, landscape treatments, and traffic signal improvements.

The project is funded with federal, state, city and county funds.

Project Detour - 2023 Construction Season

Please see our detour map for more information.

Project Team

  • City of Rochester
  • Monroe County
  • New York State Department of Transportation
  • Federal Highway Administration
  • Genesee Transportation Council
  • Design Consultant: Labella Associates

Key Stakeholders

  • C4 Center City Community Coalition
  • Rochester Downtown Development Corp.

Project Documents

Public Involvement

Public Meeting #2 was held on Zoom, on Thursday, June 3, 2021

 Public Meeting #1 was held on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 5:30pm via Video/Phone Conference.


Anticipated Project Schedule

Preliminary Design: 2020
Final Design: 2021
Bidding and Award:           Winter 2021
Begin Construction: Summer 2022
Construction Substantial Completion: Fall 2023 


Please see the Street Beat webpage for weekly construction updates and current contact information.