Adam Bello

Monroe County officials ramp up efforts to control coronavirus spread

Monroe County set a new daily high for the number of positive coronavirus cases on Thursday: 654. The county also reported 19 more deaths. The county...
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Thu, 12/03/2020 - 12:06pm
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Monroe County officials call for greater vigilance as COVID-19 cases rise

COVID-19 numbers continue to rise in Monroe County and local officials are calling for greater vigilance as the holiday season approaches to keep...
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Thu, 11/05/2020 - 9:08pm
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Bello’s first budget proposal holds spending flat, drops tax rate

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello has proposed a 2021 budget that is essentially flat at $1.2 billion and that drops the average property tax rate by...
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Thu, 11/05/2020 - 10:28am
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County to provide bail-out for struggling small businesses

Monroe County will use $15 million in federal relief funding to provide grants to small businesses that have taken a hit because of the COVID-19...
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Wed, 10/21/2020 - 11:34am
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Monroe County officials say local COVID-19 infection rate remains low

Monroe County has the lowest COVID-19 infection rate for communities with over 500,000 people in the United States according to a New York Times report...
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Thu, 10/15/2020 - 1:33pm
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Caucus calls for county level Prude investigation, new unit of peace officers

Ernest Flagler-Mitchell of the Monroe County Legislature said Wednesday that he wants to know why news of Prude’s death didn’t reach him and other...
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Thu, 09/24/2020 - 5:12am
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Monroe County to expand mental health response in wake of Daniel Prude’s death

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello said Friday that “the system isn’t working for everybody.” As part of the county’s response to the death of Daniel...
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Fri, 09/11/2020 - 9:00am
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Credit card fees waived for online payment of school taxes

You won't be charged a convenience fee if you pay your 2020 school taxes with a credit card. Monroe County Executive Adam Bello says the waiving of the...
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Mon, 08/17/2020 - 4:37am
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Bello signs equal pay executive order

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello has signed an executive order which requires all non-governmental county contractors to comply with federal and state...
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Thu, 08/13/2020 - 12:39pm
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Monroe County moves forward with plan to change airport's name to honor Frederick Douglass

The Monroe County legislature voted on Tuesday night to rename the Greater Rochester International Airport, in honor of Frederick Douglass. The new name...
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Wed, 08/12/2020 - 3:31am
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