Rochester City Council

Peo wins tight Northwest City Council seat after absentee ballots counted

The close Democratic primary for a seat on Rochester's City Council was settled Tuesday. Candidate Jose Peo looked on as the votes were counted by hand...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Tue, 07/02/2019 - 2:32pm
»

Rochester City Council moves ahead with holding November referendum on school governance

City of Rochester voters will be able to vote in a non-binding referendum this November whether they would like to see the school board removed and the...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 06/19/2019 - 4:14am
»

City Council postpones vote to ban cars in bike lanes

A City Council vote on new legislation around bike lanes in Rochester -- sparked in part by WXXI’s reporting on the subject last month -- has been sent...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 06/19/2019 - 1:33am
»

Connections: Candidates for Rochester City Council, Northwest District

Our series of conversations with candidates for Rochester City Council continues with candidates for the Northwest District – the seat being vacated by...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Fri, 06/14/2019 - 10:35am
»

Warren: Put state RCSD takeover on the ballot

Mayor Lovely Warren has stepped up her push for a state takeover of the Rochester City School District. She wants city residents to vote on the issue....
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Fri, 06/07/2019 - 2:05pm
»

Connections: Previewing coverage of the 2019 election season; City Council candidate Norman Simmons

The primary election is fast approaching, and WXXI and City Newspaper are teaming up to offer complete coverage of this year’s election season. Instead...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Thu, 05/30/2019 - 12:31pm
»

Rochester City Council to consider amendments to Police Accountability Board legislation

Rochester City Council is considering amendments to the proposed legislation for a Police Accountability Board. One of the changes to earlier...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 05/15/2019 - 1:32pm
»

Rochester City Council fills vacancy; announces committee assignments

Rochester City Council on Tuesday evening unanimously voted to have LaShay Harris serve on Council as the South District representative. She will serve...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 05/01/2019 - 2:00am
»

City Council names LaShay Harris to fill out McFadden's council term

Rochester City Council has named LaShay Harris to serve on the council as the South District representative through the end of this year. That is the...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Sun, 04/28/2019 - 10:25am
»

Lightfoot elevated to City Council VP

Rochester City Council has a new vice president. At-large Council member Willie J. Lightfoot was elevated to the post Tuesday night by a unanimous vote....
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 04/17/2019 - 10:19am
»
Syndicate content