City of Rochester Search Result Rss 12:00:00 AM&maxdatecreated=1/26/2030 3:28:18 PM&datesearchfield=Publish_Date&categories=118 News Release - Public Meeting for February 4, 2015 (Friday, January 23, 2015) - The following public meeting is scheduled for February 4, 2015.<br /> City of Rochester 1/23/2015 News Release - Mayor Lovely Warren and Rochester College Access Network Invite College-Bound Students and Families to “FAFSA Fest” Events <strong>(Wednesday, January 21, 2015) –</strong> Rochester College Access Network, a program of Rochester Education Foundation is hosting a series of free events to help families take the first step towards making college an affordable reality. City of Rochester 1/21/2015 City of Rochester News Release - City Prepares for Expansion of Office of Innovation, Posts Job Opening for Director <p><span style=&quot;font-size: 9pt;&quot;>The City of Rochester is hiring its first-ever Director of Innovation. </span><span style=&quot;font-size: 9pt;&quot;>Seeking to build on Rochester’s tradition of leadership in technical and entrepreneurial innovation, the City of Rochester created the Office of Innovation and Strategic Initiatives in September 2014 and announced its expansion last month after the City was awarded a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies.</span> </p> <p> </p> City of Rochester 1/21/2015 City of Rochester News Release -- Statement from Mayor Lovely Warren on Gov. Andrew Cuomo&#39;s 2015 State of Opportunity Agenda <p><span style=&quot;font-size: 9pt;&quot;>(Wednesday, January 21, 2015) -- “Governor Andrew Cuomo laid out a clear and ambitious agenda that aligns with our vision for the City of Rochester, and creates opportunity for all New Yorkers. In Rochester, we have been working to provide our residents with more access to jobs, safe neighborhoods and a quality education. We are hopeful that the Governor will look to Rochester as a valuable partner in advancing the state’s agenda.</span></p> <div><span style=&quot;font-size: 9pt;&quot;><br /></span></div> City of Rochester 1/21/2015 City of Rochester News Release - Mayor Lovely A. Warren, City’s Black Heritage Committee Announce Events to Celebrate Black Heritage Month <strong>(Friday, Jan. 16, 2015) –</strong> In honor of Black History Month, Mayor Lovely A. Warren and the City’s Black Heritage Committee today announced a month-long program of events to celebrate our nation’s black heritage. This year’s theme is “A Century of Black History, Life and Culture,” to recognize the 100th Anniversary of Black History Month. City of Rochester 1/23/2015 News Release - Public Meetings for January 26-30, 2015 <strong>(Friday, January 16, 2015) - </strong>The following public meetings are scheduled for the week of January 26 through January 30, 2015.<br /> City of Rochester 1/16/2015 News Release - SNAP Benefit Users Double Their Buying Power at Rochester Public Market <strong>(Thursday, January 15, 2015) – </strong>Rochester Public Market customers who use their SNAP food stamp benefits can now double the value of their purchases up to $20 per market visit during the “Double Up” Market incentive program this winter. City of Rochester 1/16/2015 News Release - City Offices to Close Monday for Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Jan. 19, 2015 <strong>(Thursday, January 15, 2015) –</strong> City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers, City branch libraries and other administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 19, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. There will be no refuse and recycling collection on Monday. Refuse and recycling collection will be delayed by one day for the remainder of the week.<br /> City of Rochester 1/16/2015 Motorist Advisory - Downtown Street Closures for Sunday’s Pepsi Concert <strong>(Thursday, January 15, 2015) –</strong> The Pepsi Hyped for Halftime concert will take place this Sunday, January 18, causing temporary street closings throughout the day. City of Rochester 1/15/2015 News Release - Cobbs Hill Reservoir Re-Opens <strong>(Thursday, January 15, 2015) –</strong> Cobbs Hill Reservoir has re-opened and is once again providing drinking water to residents. City of Rochester 1/15/2015