City Council Confirmation Hearing - RPD Chief

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2022-08-15 at 3:30 PM to 2022-08-15 at 5:00 PM


As required by the City Charter, the Rochester City Council will hold a hearing to confirm the appointment of David M. Smith as Chief of the Rochester Police Department.

The meeting is open to the public, but only Councilmembers will be allowed to ask questions during the confirmation hearing.

Citizens may also view a live broadcast of the hearing on City 12, the City's government access channel that is available to Spectrum Cable subscribers – Channel 1303, as well as on the Council's Facebook Page or YouTube Page.   


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

 The confirmation hearing will also be streamed live online on the City Council’s Facebook Page ( and YouTube Page (


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


 Free. The meetings are open to the public.


Parking is available on street, in area surface lots, and in the Sister Cities Garage, corner of Church and Fitzhugh streets.