City of Rochester Search Result Rss https://www.cityofrochester.gov/searchrss.aspx?query=&order=date&orderdirection=descending&mindatecreated=1/1/1900 12:00:00 AM&maxdatecreated=7/8/2030 12:39:57 AM&datesearchfield=Publish_Date&categories=118 News Release - Mayor Lovely Warren Declares First Cool Sweep of the Season: Monday, July 6 and Tuesday, July 7 https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965564 <strong>(Monday, July 6, 2015) – </strong>Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced that Cool Sweep operations will be in effect today, Monday, July 6 and Tuesday, July 7 to 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. City of Rochester 7/6/2015 News Release - Mayor Warren Announces Summer Full of Free Concerts https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965570 This week is the first week of three series of free concerts sponsored by the City of Rochester: the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) Around the Town Concerts; the Downtown Noontime Concert Series; and Bands on the Bricks at the City of Rochester Public Market. <br /> City of Rochester 7/6/2015 News Release - Public Meetings for July 16, 2015 https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965554 <strong>(Thursday, July 2, 2015) -</strong> The following public meetings are scheduled for July 16, 2015. <br /> City of Rochester 7/2/2015 News Release - Mayor Warren Announces New Buildings and Parks Director https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965556 <strong>(Thursday, July 2, 2015) –</strong> Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced today that C. Mitchell Rowe has been appointed to the new position of Director of Buildings and Parks, effective July 1 with the start of the new fiscal year and a reorganization of the Department of Environmental Services. <br /> City of Rochester 7/2/2015 News Release - BizKid$ Learn About Operating Urban Farm Stands https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965542 <strong>(Wednesday, July 1, 2015</strong>) – This week, 10 young BizKid$ entrepreneurs traveled to New York City’s innovative Youthmarket to learn how to develop and operate an urban farm stand business. The group was accompanied by staff from the City Department of Recreation and Youth Services along with staff from Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Rochester. City of Rochester 7/1/2015 News Release RPO Around the Town Concert at Mt. Hope Cemetery Cancelled Due to Impending Weather https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965538 <strong>(Tuesday, June 30, 2015) –</strong> Due to forecasted thunderstorms, tonight’s RPO “Around the Town Concert” at Mt. Hope Cemetery is canceled. The series will resume at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 7 at Maplewood Rose Garden. City of Rochester 6/30/2015 News Release - City Offices to Close Friday for Independence Day No Delay with Refuse, Recycling Collection https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965521 <p><strong>(Tuesday, June 30, 2015) –</strong> City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers, administrative offices, City branch libraries and R-Centers will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day. </p> <br style=&quot;color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Lucida Sans Unicode', 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;&quot; /><span style=&quot;color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Lucida Sans Unicode', 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;&quot;>Refuse and recycling collection will remain on schedule. </span> City of Rochester 6/30/2015 News Release - Mayor Warren and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Announce Additional “Around the Town” Concerts in Rochester https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965505 <p><strong>(Monday, June 29, 2015) –</strong> Mayor Lovely A. Warren and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will continue to bring the RPO out of the concert hall and into the community through the Around the Town concert series, returning on Tuesday, June 30 to Mt. Hope Cemetery, 1133 Mt. Hope Ave.</p> <br style=&quot;color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Lucida Sans Unicode', 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;&quot; /><span style=&quot;color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Lucida Sans Unicode', 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;&quot;>These free, family-friendly concerts given by RPO ensembles provide the community with an opportunity to experience and enjoy classical music in their neighborhoods. </span><br style=&quot;color: rgb(85, 85, 85); font-family: 'Lucida Sans Unicode', 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;&quot; /> City of Rochester 6/29/2015 News Release - From the Gorge Exhibit on Display in City Hall Link Gallery https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965519 <strong>(Monday, June 29, 2015) –</strong> Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced today that the “From the Gorge - The Genesee Valley Gorge Project” is on exhibit in the City Hall Link Gallery, 30 Church St., through July 27. City of Rochester 6/29/2015 Statement by Mayor Lovely A. Warren on SCOTUS Rulings on Affordable Care Act and Marriage Equality https://www.cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589965487 <strong>(Friday, June 26, 2015) –</strong> I know Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass would be pleased to know that true equality and justice have taken such a major step forward in America. Twice in the past two days, the Supreme Court of the United States has re-affirmed the exceptional nature of our nation and the greatness of our Constitution. With these decisions, the Court has truly embraced the spirit on which America was founded: equal justice for all City of Rochester 6/26/2015