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Mayor Warren Proclaims 2019 as RPD Bicentennial Year

“For two centuries, the Rochester Police Department has protected and served this community with dedication, integrity, and bravery,” said Mayor Lovely Warren, proclaiming 2019 as the Rochester Police Department Bicentennial Year. “These are the timeless values of the RPD. I am honored and humbled to stand with the men and women of this esteemed agency and the citizens of Rochester…

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Mayor announces overwhelming support for community schools model

More than 90 percent of Rochester citizens who participated in community input sessions on Rochester schools support a Community Schools model as well as the Mayor having a closer, more formal partnership with City schools, according to a report on the Community Input sessions released today. “It’s clear that our residents want Community Schools that provide wrap-around services including counseling,…

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Mayor, City Leaders Commit to “Let’s Get REAL”

  “We are thrilled to be in Rochester as part of their participation in the Cities for Racial Equity and Racial Healing Technical Assistance Initiative, which is generously supported by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation,” said Leon Andrews, director of the National League of Cities Race, Equity and Leadership program at Tuesday’s news conference–  kicking off a multi-year plan for strategic work…

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Governor and Lieutenant Governor Endorse Mayor Warren

Mayor Lovely A. Warren received the endorsement of Governor Andrew Cuomo and Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul today, adding to the list of high-ranking dignitaries who have backed her bid for reelection. “Rochester has seen unprecedented growth in recent years, and much of this can be credited to Mayor Lovely Warren’s leadership and vision,” Cuomo said. “Mayor Warren has been a…

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Creating more jobs for our citizens

Over the past four years, Mayor Warren has been working hard to bring more jobs to Rochester, and more opportunity for all of our citizens. The results speak for themselves – unemployment has dropped from 9% to 6%, and we are creating jobs for our citizens. Development is taking place in every corner of our city, from Downtown to Hudson Avenue and…

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Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee Endorses Mayor Warren

The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Political Action Committee has endorsed Mayor Lovely Warren in her campaign for re-election. According to Tim Mason, the Board Chair for the Committee for a Strong Economy, “Each year the Committee for a Strong Economy interviews and endorses candidates it believes will be responsive to the needs of employers and the broader community.  This…

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Mayor Warren Reminds Citizens of Their Right to Vote

Mayor Lovely A. Warren is urging citizens to exercise their right to vote tomorrow — regardless of which candidate they support. Citizens can check their registration status by visiting the Monroe County Board of Elections Web site http://www2.monroecounty.gov/elections-index.php. Attorneys will be be available at the Monroe County Board of elections for any citizens who feel their right to vote is…

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Councilmember Carolee Conklin Endorses Lovely for Mayor and Loretta Scott for City Council

Rochester City Council Member Carolee Conklin today endorsed Mayor Lovely Warren and Loretta Scott for the upcoming Democratic primary election. She said, “I am proud to endorse Lovely Warren for Mayor. As our first woman and only the second African American Mayor, Lovely is the embodiment of Rochester’s proud progressive history and she is our best hope for a bright…

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