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City Announces 2018 Clean Sweep Event

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren joined Naomi Silver, president of Rochester Community Baseball, to announce the details of this...

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Mayor Warren Names Daniele Lyman-Torres New Commissioner of City Rec

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren has named Daniele Lyman-Torres, former president of the Arc of Yates, as new commissioner of the...

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City Announces Changes in RPD Command Staff

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren and Police Chief Michael Ciminelli have announced changes in the Rochester Police...

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City Partners with Coalition for Police Reform to Exchange RPD Body Cam Info

By Staff –   The city has entered into a partnership with the Coalition for Police Reform – Community Justice Advisory Board...

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Mayor Lovely Warren Wins Re-Election; Democrats Victorious in Local Races

By Staff –   Democratic Mayor Lovely Warren easily won re-election on Nov. 7, defeating four of her political...

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Hispanic Heritage Committee: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month each year, Mayor Lovely Warren and the city’s Hispanic Heritage Committee host a month-long program...

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City to Demolish 175 Vacant Properties

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren has announced the city will demolish 175 vacant and blighted properties by the end of the...

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City Council Holds Parcel 5 Forum; Crowd Leaves Standing Room Only

By Staff –   Rochester City Council’s public forum to discuss the future of Parcel 5 in Midtown drew a crowd that left...

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Marisol Ramos-López, City Rec Commissioner, Named Grand Marshal of 2017 Puerto Rican Festival Parade

By Staff –   Marisol Ramos-López, commissioner of Rochester’s Recreation and Youth Services Department, was designated...

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Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative Launches Door-to-Door Push for Enrollment in New Programs

By Staff   The Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative will begin a door-to-door push to enroll city residents in its new Bridges to...