Monthly Archives: April 2017

4/29 – Washington Grove Work Party

Washington Grove News and First Work Party of the Season Saturday morning, April 29, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 or so. We will be planting what we anticipate will be beautiful young black, white, and scarlet oaks. So, if you love planting, please plan … Continue reading

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Now thru 5/12 – Safe Sober Site

Cast Your Vote is Support of a Safe Sober Site in Rochester Now through May 12 The Rochester Police Department is partnering with the D&C’s Unite Rochester and several other local organizations to win a $100,000 grant in support of … Continue reading

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5/6 – Clean Sweep

Clean Sweep in Upper Monroe – TWO Neighborhood Worksites Need YOU Saturday | May 6 | 9:00 Meet at the Corner of Monroe and Laburnum or at Wide Water Gardens  Our Neighborhood Flower Beds along Monroe Avenue need a good … Continue reading

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Spike in Package/Mail Theft

Our Crime Prevention Officer Garth Mitchell reports a spike in package/mail thefts in our Goodman Section.  Please see attached bulletin with some tips on preventing these types of larcenies. RPD flier: package flyer

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Unused Bikes taking up space at your place?

R Community Bikes is a grassroots organization that collects and prepares used bicycles for distribution, free of charge, to Rochester’s most needy children and adults.  With Spring upon us, reclaim some space in your garage or basement and consider donating … Continue reading

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Announcing “Fine Free” at Rochester Public Libraries

It’s new:  The Rochester Public Library (Central and City Branches) does not charge late fines on items coded for Children and Teens.  For details ask at the Circulation Desk

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Stretch Your Food Dollars at Curbside Market

For SNAP Benefit Users Get double the fruits and vegetables for your money when you use your SNAP benefits at Foodlink’s Curbside Market locations.  Wednesdsays, 12 – 12;45, Trillium Health, 259 Monroe Avenue.  Other sites and times available. See flier: 2016_Double … Continue reading

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4/26 – Rochester Job Fair & Home Leasing Information

Mayor Lovely A. Warren today announced two upcoming events aimed at connecting residents to local employment opportunities. The City has partnered with Home Leasing and the RIT Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (CUE) to host a job fair from 4 to 6:30 … Continue reading

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