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, March 20, 2015) – Mayor Lovely A. Warren today announced Baye M. Muhammad as the next Commissioner of Rochester’s Neighborhood and Business Development (NBD) Department. Additionally, Mayor Warren announced Neal Martin has joined the City of Rochester administration as the first-ever Director of the new Office of Innovation and Strategic Initiatives.
City of Rochester Motorist Advisory (Thursday, March 12, 2015) – The annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade activities will affect Downtown traffic, parking and transit service on Saturday, March 14. Parade Route This year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off
(Monday, March 9, 2015) -- The Rochester Fire Department has terminated a Recruit Fire Fighter for failing to satisfactorily complete his probationary training term. The recruit recently participated in an online video containing insensitive remarks.