City Council Meeting

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2020-08-18 at 7:30 PM to 2020-08-18 at 11:00 PM


City Council meetings are generally held on Tuesday nights, once a month. Prior to the start of the actual Council meeting, each month there is a "Speak to Council" session that begins at 6:30 p.m., followed by the actual City Council meeting at 7:30 p.m. Citizens can call in and sign up to speak to Council until 5:30 p.m. on the day of the Council meeting.

The 7:30 p.m. Council meetings are broadcast live on City12, the City's government access channel that is available to Spectrum Cable subscribers. The meetings are also streamed live on the City's website,

*Please Note: Public Hearings will now be held at 5:00 p.m. following the monthly Committee Meeting; which is held on the Thursday before Council Meeting.

City Council Meetings in 2020 are scheduled for:

  • January 2* (Organizational Meeting)
  • January 21
  • February 18
  • March 17
  • April 14
  • May 12
  • June 16
  • July 21
  • August 18
  • September 15
  • October 13
  • November 10
  • December 15



City Council Chambers, Room 302-A, City Hall, 30 Church Street, Rochester, NY 14614 Map


For more information, call (585) 428-7538.




City Hall parking lot is open to the public after 5:30 p.m. Parking is available on street and in the Sister Cities Garage, corner of Church and Fitzhugh streets.