News releases from the City are listed here in chronological order, starting with the most recent release. Releases can be searched by topic or date. Releases reflect current events at the time they were published. Some information may have changed.
(Friday, May 17, 2015) -- City Councilmember and International Sister Cities of Rochester President Carolee Conklin invites the community to an evening of world literature at 7 p.m., Friday, May 1, in Harold Hacker Hall of the Central Library’s Rundel Memorial Building, 115 South Ave.
(Tuesday, April 14, 2015) – Mayor Lovely Warren is providing an unprecedented variety of options for residents to participate in the City’s 2015-16 budget process. The City will accept citizen input via an online survey, a facilitated work session at City Hall and a telephone town hall conference.
(Tuesday, March 31, 2015) -- Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren today issued an order banning city-funded travel for city employees to states that have enacted religious freedom laws that do not specifically prohibit discrimination against citizens (under such categories as sexual orientation, race, or gender). This is in response to a bill recently passed and signed into law in Indiana.