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Cobb’s Hill of the Past and the Millerites

More Cobb’s Hill Park lore from David Kramer. Read about the Millerites at: 172 years ago when the Millerites trudged down Cobb’s Hill/

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Grant Writing Workshop

Introduction to Grant Writing 11/18/2016; 10:00  am – 12:00  pm Central Library – Kate Gleason Auditorium, Bausch & Lomb Public Library Building Age Level: Adult This introductory workshop is for those new to grant writing. The focus is on writing … Continue reading

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New City Master Plan

November 17 | Thursday | 5:00 – 7:00 | Ryan Center | 530 Webster Avenue Other dates and times too Creation of new Master Plan for the City of Rochester is underway, named ROC 4.0.  This month area meetings are … Continue reading

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Curbside Leaf Pickup

November 14-18 Loose leaf pickup in the Upper Monroe will be from November 14-18, weather permitting.  Leaves SHOULD NOT be raked into the streets, as it makes parking difficult and “slippery when wet!”  No Need to bag leaves that are … Continue reading

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Warm Hats, Gloves & Socks Collection

Now through November 11th Pathways to Peace is collecting new and used gloves, hats and socks (only) to help city youth stay warm this winter. Donations can be dropped off in marked boxes near City Hall entrances, the Recreation Bureau … Continue reading

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ROC the VOTE – Free Rides Election Day

Your Vote Matters… Free Rides to the Polls in wheelchair accessible vehicles on Election Day for people with disabilities.

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Thanks to Frank Regan!

Frank J. Regan has served as the UMNA Webmaster for over a decade.  We’re grateful for his input and dedication. Please follow his latest work at rochesterenvironment.com Upcoming Environmental Event Climate Action Plan – Wednesday, November 9

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No November UMNA Meeting. (We met this week instead.)

Next Meeting is our Annual Meeting on December 6 which includes our Neighborhood Elections.  We have positions open, particularly for Secretary and Directors.  PLEASE contact me or any other board member for further information! We welcome your participation whether you’re … Continue reading

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New Rochester-designed clothing store opens at Armory

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) – People looking to buy locally-designed clothing and accessories for women have a new store to visit. Thursday marked the opening on Peppermint at the Culver Road Armory in Rochester. Business owner Tanvi Asher stood by Kate … Continue reading

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Community-Wide Climate Action Plan Rochester, NY Public input meeting: Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 6 – 8 pm City Hall Atrium Second Floor (30 Church St, Rochester, NY 14614).

Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 6 – 8 pm City Hall Atrium Second Floor (30 Church St, Rochester, NY 14614). Community-Wide Climate Action Plan Rochester, NY Public input meeting: Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 6 – 8 pm City Hall Atrium Second … Continue reading

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