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12/11/2019 12:30 PM
5th Avenue SW will be closed from 5th Street SW to the north driveway to the church on December 14, 2019.
12/10/2019 8:02 AM
The City of Rochester is excited to announce the hiring of Rochester native Heather Corcoran as its new Legislative Policy Analyst. Corcoran will be working in both Rochester and at the Minnesota State Capitol, helping to advance the City’s priorities by serving as a liaison to the State of...
12/09/2019 10:10 AM
The sidewalk, parking lane and bus shelter located on the south side of the 200 block of 2nd Street SW, adjacent to the Hilton Building Construction Project, will be closed December 9 and into 2020.
12/06/2019 11:57 AM
Flaggers will be directing traffic around crews working along East Center Street between 11th Avenue SE and College View Road December 9-11, 2019.
12/05/2019 8:01 AM
Routes Affected: 1, 1N, 16, 19
12/04/2019 12:01 AM
Sidewalk and roadway restrictions along 11th Avenue SW, 1st Street SW and 2nd Street SW will be in place into the spring of 2020
12/03/2019 1:37 PM
The alley will be closed to through traffic December 4-9, 2019
12/02/2019 4:00 PM
A new car-sharing program will roll into Rochester this December for quick trips and overnight rentals.
11/26/2019 1:59 PM
City to Begin Ticketed Enforcement of Alternate Side Seasonal Parking Requirements Ahead of Impending Snow Fall
In an effort to assist with the effective clearing of roads, the City of Rochester has announced that ticketed enforcement will begin at 2:00 a.m. on November 27, 2019 for those not in compliance with the seasonal parking requirements. The decision to move to ticketing was made due to the strong...
11/26/2019 12:28 PM
Eastbound traffic will be restricted along 2nd Street SW between 2nd Avenue SW and 3rd Avenue SW during the weekdays from 7:00 PM to 4:00 AM from December 2-20, 2019.
11/26/2019 9:31 AM
The City recently learned there may need to be additional design/engineering work before any vertical expansion can occur. The preliminary review shows that there are no safety concerns with Ramp 6 and it will remain open for public use.
11/26/2019 8:10 AM
The City of Rochester’s Public Works Department operates a fleet of snow plows that remove snow for safer roads for the traveling public and provides access for emergency vehicles during the winter snow and ice season.
11/25/2019 3:04 PM
The public is invited to join teammates from the City of Rochester Public Works Department for the Elton Hills Drive Safety Improvements Open House on Monday, December 9 2019 from 4:30-7pm at Hoover Elementary School.
11/25/2019 2:12 PM
The northbound lanes of South Broadway Avenue between 2nd Street SE and 3rd Street SE will be closed on November 23, 2019.
Traffic will be restricted on West River Parkway NW between 37th Street NW and 41st Street NW from November 26 to December 10, 2019.
11/22/2019 9:48 AM
Traffic will be shifted on West Center Street between 2nd avenue SW and 3rd Avenue SW on November 23, 2019.
11/20/2019 1:04 PM
According to Minnesota Statute 244.052 and .253D, the Rochester Police Department is releasing information regarding Derek Thomas Jeter, a Level 3 registrant subject to public notification. Mr. Jeter is moving to the 1200 block of 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55902.
11/20/2019 9:44 AM
The Rochester City Council has approved the Election Day polling locations for the three election events of 2020. Included are two location changes from the 2018 elections. These are Ward 2 Precinct 5 and Ward 6 Precinct 6. In total there are 52 precincts across the city. This marks another step as
11/19/2019 8:08 AM
Next year is a big election year. An elections communications partnership has been established between Olmsted County and the City of Rochester – with a shared “Your Vote” icon – to ensure all residents in our community have the information and resources needed for the following major election event
11/12/2019 8:17 AM