Monroe County

Senators announce millions in federal funding to help address lead paint hazards

U.S. Sens. Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand on Saturday announced $5 million in federal funding for the city of Rochester under the Department of...
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Mon, 09/23/2019 - 7:02am
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Monroe County Legislature approves 'Bryce's Law,' regulating grease trap covers

The Monroe County Legislature on Tuesday night approved “Bryce’s Law,” designed to better regulate the safety and security of grease trap covers in the...
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Tue, 09/10/2019 - 4:21pm
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Muoio releases statement about recent resignation on the Monroe County Legislature

Monroe County Legislator Mark Muoio has released more information about his recent resignation. The 21st district legislator put out a statement Monday...
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Mon, 09/02/2019 - 8:50pm
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Bello calls for redesign to county approach on opioid crisis

Monroe County Clerk Adam Bello claims that County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo’s efforts to tackle the opioid epidemic do not meet the scale of the problem....
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Wed, 08/28/2019 - 9:03pm
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County executive candidate presents climate and sustainability plan

Monroe County Clerk Adam Bello, a Democratic candidate for county executive, has announced a plan to combat climate change in the county. Bello said...
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Wed, 08/14/2019 - 6:39am
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Where local law enforcement draws the line on ICE, and where those lines are blurred

On July 16, an Orleans County family found themselves the target of a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement operation. “I would have never thought...
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Mon, 08/05/2019 - 3:28am
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Bello calls for bipartisan council to be restored

Monroe County Clerk Adam Bello on Friday said he wants to restore a bipartisan organization called the Council of Governments.
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Fri, 07/26/2019 - 1:47pm
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Trees struggling in Monroe County

A recent study says that planting a trillion trees across the globe could help reduce enough carbon to offset climate change. But locally, invasive...
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Tue, 07/16/2019 - 1:32pm
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Monroe County allows filing of lawsuit over licenses for undocumented immimgrants

The Monroe County Legislature on Tuesday night voted 17 – 10 authorizing County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo to sue New York State over the new ‘Green Light...
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Wed, 07/10/2019 - 9:30am
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Dinolfo focuses on economic development and jobs in State of the County address

Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo spent much of her 2019 State of the County address on Thursday night talking about advances the county has made...
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Thu, 05/30/2019 - 7:37pm
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