Rochester home improvement contractor Brian Robinson has been barred from conducting business in New York and must pay more than $90,000 in restitution and penalties after losing a lawsuit filed by the state attorney general. The office of New York ...Read More »
MC Management of Rochester announces that the firm will now manage the downtown Rochester Riverside Hotel, formerly the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside. MC Management also operates the Strathallan Hotel and Spa and the Hyatt Regency Rochester. In addition to new ...Read More »
As the Greater Rochester International Airport begins the first phase of construction for its new terminal entrance canopy, motorists can expect a detour. A temporary road closure will be in effect beginning Oct. 23 for all lower-level, outer roadway traffic. ...
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The nation’s labor shortage is affecting Rochester, resulting in delays for homeowners, according to the Rochester Home Builders’ Association. Fewer homes can be built, and the homes take longer to build, according to Rick Herman, CEO of the Rochester ...Read More »
Taylor, the Builders, a DBA of R-J Taylor General Contractors Inc. has broken ground on the development of Cayuga View Senior Living LLC, based in Lansing, Tompkins County. Cayuga View Senior Living is a rental apartment community for adults 55 ...Read More »
The Community Design Center Rochester is accepting nominations for the seventh annual 2017 Reshaping Rochester Awards, officials announced Tuesday. The awards are meant to recognize projects and initiatives that have a positive impact on communities in the Finger Lakes region. ...Read More »
Projects that range from the ground-up building of college facilities to renovation of retail buildings keep local construction firms busy these days—and could for years to come. LeChase Construction LLC, which has offices all over the East Coast, generally takes ...Read More »
Great designs speak for themselves. Yet certain projects have a much wider and more significant impact, leading to “bigger and better” things. Famous examples from around the country include Camden Yards in Baltimore and the High Line in New York ...Read More »
Amid heightened scrutiny of safety violations and increased penalties, construction safety training has begun to change. Live demonstrations and hands-on exercises are replacing passive learning, and the instruction is not necessarily occurring at training facilities. “Most (clients) want us to ...
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The housing market in Rochester remains steady with increased sales of new homes, home building in demand, and low mortgage rates, officials said Thursday. But 2017 has presented some challenges to home building—mainly weather. “We’re status quo,” said Rick Herman, ...Read More »
Anyone who has driven through Victor during rush hour, on the weekend or during the holiday shopping season knows how busy and frustrating the traffic can be. The town of Victor in Ontario County is leading an initiative to improve ...Read More »
Four projects were approved Tuesday by Imagine Monroe, formerly known as the County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency, officials said. The projects are to add 119 full-time jobs to the local economy. The approved projects are: Allied Frozen Storage Inc., ...Read More »
Officials broke ground Tuesday on the first phase of the Seneca Park Zoo Master Plan renovation. The initial phase consists of an African savanna exhibit, a Cold Asia exhibit and a passenger tram with on and off stations at the ...Read More »
Genesee Community College’s $6.1 million Student Success Center–located on its Batavia campus in Genesee County–has opened. The center helps GCC introduce its new student success coaching model, which focuses on providing efficient enrollment and student services with a new level ...Read More »