City of Rochester Search Result Rss 12:00:00 AM&maxdatecreated=12/21/2029 3:50:30 PM&datesearchfield=Publish_Date&categories=118 News Release - Rochester Public Market to be Open Two Wednesdays for Pre-Holiday Shoppers <strong>(Friday, December 19, 2014) –</strong> The Rochester Public Market, 280. Union St., will open the next two Wednesdays in December to accommodate shoppers preparing for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, which fall on regular Market Thursdays this year. City of Rochester 12/19/2014 News Release - City Offices to Close Thursday for Christmas Day <strong>(Friday, December 19, 2014) – </strong>City Hall, Neighborhood Service Centers and other administrative offices will be closed on Thursday, December 25, in observance of Christmas Day. Other City services will be affected by the holiday schedule. <br /> City of Rochester 12/19/2014 News Release - Select R-Centers to Offer Extended Hours during Holiday Recess <p><strong>(Thursday, December 18, 2014)</strong> – The City of Rochester invites city youth to take advantage of expanded hours at several R-Centers during the holiday recess.</p> <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 12/18/2014 News Release - Mayor, City Council, Police Chief and Officers’ Union Agree to Bring Body Cameras to Rochester Police Department <strong>(Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014) –</strong> Mayor Lovely A. Warren, City Council President Loretta Scott, Police Chief Michael Ciminelli, City Council Public Safety Committee Chairman Adam McFadden and Locust Club President Michael Mazzeo announced today that the Rochester Police Department has taken the first steps to equip Rochester Police officers with body cameras, a move that will further protect the public and officers. City of Rochester 12/18/2014 City Welcomes the Button Lofts with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony <strong>(Wednesday, December 17, 2014) –</strong> Neighborhood and Business Development Deputy Commissioner Kate Washington and City Councilwoman Elaine Spaull joined DHD Ventures owners Thomas Masaschi and Jason Teller for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of the Button Lofts apartments and town homes today. City of Rochester 12/17/2014 News Release - City Issues Requests for Proposals for Summer Entertainment The City is seeking requests for proposals for the production and management of the Rochester SummerFest and the ROC the Park Urban Music Festival, each to take place during the summer of 2015. City of Rochester 12/16/2014 Rochester Awarded Bloomberg Philanthropies Innovation Team Grant <strong>(Monday, Dec. 15, 2014) –</strong> Mayor Lovely Warren announced today that Rochester is one of twelve U.S. cities selected to participate in the $45 million expansion of <a title=&quot;Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Innovation Teams program.&quot; href=&quot;; target=&quot;_blank&quot;>Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Innovation Teams program.</a> The program aims to improve the capacity of City Halls to effectively design and implement new approaches that improve citizens’ lives – relying on data, open innovation and strong project and performance management to help mayors address pressing urban challenges. <br /> City of Rochester 12/15/2014 News Release - ROCmusic Students to Perform Free Holiday Concert <strong>(Monday, December 15, 2014) –</strong> “ROC the Night Away,” a one hour winter holiday concert will be presented by the students of ROCmusic in conjunction with the local classical music group Sound Exchange Wednesday, December 17 from 6 to 7 p.m., at the David F. Gantt R-Center at 700 North St. City of Rochester 12/15/2014 City to Host Free Family-Friendly New Year&#39;s Eve Celebration and Fireworks <strong>(Monday, Dec. 15, 2014) –</strong> Mayor Lovely A. Warren and the City of Rochester will usher in 2015 by hosting a FREE, family-friendly New Year’s Eve Celebration from 7 to 10 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 31 at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center, 123 E. Main St. City of Rochester 12/15/2014 News Release - Summer Jobs Program Seeking Applications for Host Work Sites <strong>(Monday, December 15, 2014) –</strong> The RochesterWorks! Youth Summer Employment Program and the City of Rochester’s Operation Transformation Rochester Summer of Opportunity Program (SOOP) are seeking community partners to deliver structured, project-based, paid work experiences for youth during summer 2015. City of Rochester 12/15/2014