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Rochester to compete in civics award (access required)


Rochester has been nominated for the National Civic League’s All-America City Award. The city is one of 20 nominees. The award shines a light on the work taking place in communities nationwide. Nominated communities have demonstrated a commitment to leveraging ...

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Ibero-American Action League collecting donations for Puerto Rico evacuees (access required)

Source: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey

The Ibero-American Action League Inc. has launched an online donation campaign to help those affected by recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico. The Rochester not-for-profit already has helped two dozen households who have relocated to Rochester since a magnitude 4.7 earthquake ...

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Complete Streets Makeover winner announced (access required)

the project will be timed to dovetail with plans already underway for that corridor. Officials will work with Ibero-American Development Corp. and other community partners in the El Camino neighborhood to be part of the development of the International Plaza, which recently received funding from the city of Rochester that will drive the project forward. (Photo provided)

A team of engineers and organizational leaders have chosen a North Clinton Avenue neighborhood for a Complete Streets makeover. Working with Reconnect Rochester—a not-for-profit organization that works to improve transportation choices in the region—individuals from the city of Rochester, the ...

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Grant to target serious crime in Rochester

The Ibero-American Development Corp. has been awarded a nearly $1 million grant to help reduce crime. The funding comes from the U.S. Department of Justice through its Byrne Criminal Justice Innovation Program. The funding program provides grants for states and ...

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