St. Joseph's Square

Located in downtown's North End, This 3/4-acre square is one of the best opportunities to take advantage of downtown's new investments and amenities. St. Joseph Square sits next to the preserved ruins of St. Joseph's Church, a popular tourist attraction and event space. This site is in the perfect location for a variety of uses, such as lofts, offices, retail, or event space, which will add on to the abundance of private downtown investment seen over the past decade.

Pictometry - St. Josephs Square


Site Information

Address: 101-113 Franklin St; 106 Pleasant St

Size of Site: 0.7 Acres

Zoning: C-1 Neighborhood District

Neighborhood: Downtown

Assessed Value (as of 2018):  $380,000 

Opportunity Zone: Yes

For more site details, see the Rochester Property Info Application.

For information about nearby investments and community/city plans, see the Projects and Plans Application.  


Relevant Documents (click to download)

St. Joseph's Square - Phase 1 ESA

St. Joseph's Square - Geophysical Survey (2018)


Distance to Nearby Locations

Adjacent to St. Joseph Park

1/8 mile from the RTS Transit Center

1/4 mile from Amtrak Station

1/4 Mile from ROC the Riverway Investments and the Genesee Riverway Trail

2/3 mile from Monroe Community College - Downtown Campus

2 and 1/4 miles from University of Rochester

4 and 1/4 miles from Greater Rochester International Airport

5 and 3/4 miles from Rochester Institute of Technology

Additional Information

For more information about this site, contact Paul Scuderi, Director of Real Estate at (585) 428-7527, or Paul.Scuderi@CityofRochester.Gov.

For more information about Rochester's City-owned, Market Ready Strategic Sites, click HERE.