City of Rochester Search Result Rss http://cityofrochester.gov/searchrss.aspx?query=&order=date&orderdirection=descending&mindatecreated=1/1/1900 12:00:00 AM&maxdatecreated=2/23/2032 6:12:33 PM&datesearchfield=Publish_Date&categories=118 News Release -- City Council Approves Updated ‘Sanctuary City’ Resolution http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971187 <p><strong style=&quot;font-size: 18.6667px;&quot;>(Tuesday, February 21, 2017) –</strong><span style=&quot;font-size: 18.6667px;&quot;> </span><span style=&quot;font-size: 18.6667px;&quot;>City Council approved a resolution affirming the City of Rochester’s status as a Sanctuary City, Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced this evening. The resolution was submitted earlier this month by Mayor Warren and all nine members of City Council.</span></p> <div><span style=&quot;font-size: 18.6667px;&quot;><br /></span></div> City of Rochester 2/22/2017 City of Rochester News Release - Mayor Warren Announces Chilly Chili Challenge Winners http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971165 Mayor Lovely A. Warren and the Ontario Beach Park Program Committee have announced the winners of the 2017 Lakeside Winter Celebration Chilly Chili Challenge. Last Saturday, local chili masters competed for the prestigious designation of having the title “Best Chili in Rochester.” The Chilly Chili Challenge brought out an array of contestants from well-known local restaurants, caterers and food service operators, as well as amateurs. Contestants were judged on recipe creativity as well as presentation. City of Rochester 2/17/2017 City of Rochester News Release - Youth Invited to Apply for Summer Employment Opportunities http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971167 Mayor Lovely A. Warren, Monroe County and RochesterWorks! invite youth between the ages of 14 and 20 to apply for the City's Summer of Opportunity Program (SOOP) and the RochesterWorks! Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP). City of Rochester 2/17/2017 News Release - City Closings in Observance of Presidents Day: Feb. 20, 2017 http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971146 <span style=&quot;font-size: 18.6667px;&quot;>City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers, R-Centers and other administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 20 in observance of Presidents Day.</span> City of Rochester 2/16/2017 News Release - “Rediscovering Frederick Douglass” Documentary Makes TV, Library Debut for Black Heritage Month in Rochester http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971134 <strong>(Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017) –</strong> Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced today –on Frederick Douglass’ birthday– that the documentary “Rediscovering Frederick Douglass,” will make its broadcast debut on TV during Black Heritage Month on both City 12 TV and WXXI-HD. The program will air at 7 and 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 21 on City 12 and at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 28 on WXXI-HD. DVDs are also available for checkout at all City branch libraries. In addition, DVDs are being donated to all Rochester City School District secondary schools. City of Rochester 2/14/2017 News Release - Public Meetings for week of Feb 20-24, 2017 http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971113 <strong>(Friday, February 10, 2017) - </strong>The following public meetings are scheduled for the week of February 20 through February 24, 2017. City of Rochester 2/10/2017 News Release - Mayor Warren Invites City Business Owners to Take Advantage of Financial Assistance Programs http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971112 <strong>(Friday, Feb. 10, 2017) –</strong> Mayor Lovely Warren is inviting business owners in the city of Rochester to attend an information session to learn how to access the City’s loans, grants and services in order to grow or improve their business. City of Rochester 2/14/2017 News Release - Public Meeting Cancellation for Feb. 14, 2017 http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971086 <strong>(Thursday, February 9, 2017) -</strong> The following public meeting is cancelled: City of Rochester 2/9/2017 News Release - City Closings in Observance of Lincoln’s Birthday http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971097 <span style=&quot;font-size: 18.6667px;&quot;>City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers, R-Centers and other administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 13 in observance of President Lincoln’s birthday.</span> City of Rochester 2/9/2017 News Release - “They Stepped up to the Plate: Stories of Inspiration from Segregated Baseball” to Air on City 12 TV http://cityofrochester.gov//article.aspx?id=8589971069 <strong>(Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017) – </strong>Mayor Lovely A. Warren is proud to present a special program “They Stepped up to the Plate: Stories of Inspiration from Segregated Baseball,” to be broadcast during Black Heritage Month on City 12 TV. The program will air at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12 and again at 7 p.m. on Sunday, March 11. City of Rochester 2/8/2017