City begins work on transportation and mobility plan

City begins work on transportation and mobility plan

Rochester officials are in the early stages of a plan that will shape how people get around the city for years to come.

 

Feedback 6/20

Our endorsement of Joe Morelle in the Democratic Congressional primary brought numerous responses from readers, most of them disagreeing with us. A selection of those comments follows.

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Urban Action 6/20

This week's calls to action include the following events and activities. (All are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.)

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Trump and the dismantling of LGBTQ rights

Donald Trump was no stranger to the LGBTQ community prior to his presidential campaign. And during the campaign, he addressed the community directly.

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City Council holds off on Cobbs Hill Village vote

City Council will not vote today on legislation allowing Rochester Management to redevelop Cobbs Hill Village apartments.

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Nuisance Abatement Law gets overhaul

Rochester City Council adopted changes to the nuisance law after a review process lasting a couple of years.

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Juneteenth protests to highlight police, bail, and trial reform

#FREEnewyork Campaign, New York bail reform, New York mass incarceration, Enough is Enough Police Accountability Board,

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Kidd leaves UR over sexual harassment case

Celeste Kidd, the University of Rochester assistant professor who was one of the women that complained about sexual harassment from Professor T. Florian Jaeger, has formally resigned from the school. In a scathing letter to the university, Kidd recounted many of the previously reported charges against Jaeger, noting that he is still employed by the UR.  Most of her criticism was reserved for how her complaints and those of other women were handled by UR officials.

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Hotel Cadillac showdown is over

The vigil at the Hotel Cadillac is over. But housing activists and advocates for the homeless say they're going to keep raising the issue of affordable, low-barrier housing in Rochester.

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Feedback 6/13

Send comments to themail@rochester-citynews.com, or post them on our website, rochestercitynewspaper.com, our Facebook page, or our Twitter feed, @roccitynews. We do edit selections for publication in print, and we don't publish comments sent to other media.

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Urban Action 6/13

This week's calls to action include the following events and activities. (All are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.)

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Zoning Board of Appeals Meeting @ Rochester City Council Chambers

Got Health: Sick of Snoring? @ Central Library, Kate Gleason Auditorium

Got Health: Sick of Snoring? @ Central Library, Kate Gleason Auditorium

Presented by Amy Allen, Emily McGuire, and Jennifer Weslowski from the UR...

Annual Strawberry Social @ Ionia United Methodist Church

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