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Rochester Community Coalition releases its 2013 agenda

By THOMAS ADAMS - 2/8/2013 2:50:35 PM

A larger share of state Aid and Incentives for Municipalities for the city of Rochester and relief from the city’s contribution to the state pension plan tops a list of five priorities on the Rochester Community Coalition’s 2013 agenda released Friday.

The four other priorities are:

The local coalition is made up of government, business and education leaders.

“These leaders, representing diverse interests and views within our community, have come together to create this agenda for a greater Rochester,” said Sandra Parker, president and CEO of the Rochester Business Alliance Inc., in a statement.

“We urge state lawmakers and Gov. Cuomo to support the priorities outlined in the Rochester Community Agenda, which our coalition believes will promote job creation and strengthen our community.”

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