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Retail business arising in new forms downtown (access required)

Population growth driving more options as development continues

Where Rochester’s downtown once featured four department stores and two grocery stores, now there are none. A quarter century after the last department store closed, in the places where all of Rochester once shopped, there’s a car museum, a large gravel lot and a stately building with papered-over windows. The old five-and-dime is now a Social Security ...

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