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The City of Rochester received notice in October of the publication of the new Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) and Flood Insurance Study (FIS).
12/23/2016 11:16 AM
Now you can print a map of each of the 6 City Council wards.
07/06/2016 10:47 AM
Let us know what you think about food trucks in the City. Please take the survey.
11/03/2015 10:24 AM
Fraser Construction Company will be completely closing 17th Street SE east of Broadway Avenue to complete service connections to the new Shoppes on Broadway.
06/11/2018 7:43 AM
Fraser Construction Company will be completely closing 16 ½ Street NW from 19th Avenue NW to 21st Avenue NW to install a new sewer service to Sunset Terrace School.
06/11/2018 7:42 AM
15th Avenue SW north bound traffic lanes will be closed from 2nd Street SW to the south project boundary, located approximately 400 feet to the south
06/08/2018 7:46 AM
As part of the City of Rochester’s ongoing pavement preservation program, the Infrastructure Maintenance Division will be seal coating numerous streets throughout the city in the next two weeks.
06/07/2018 9:25 AM
Motorists should expect intermittent lane changes within the 20th Street SE Construction project as construction comes to a close. Project completion is expected by June 22.
06/07/2018 9:18 AM
The Primary will be Tuesday, August 14, for all contests with more than two candidates on the ballot.
06/05/2018 6:00 PM
Battalion Chief Eric Kerska has been named by the Rochester City Council as the next Fire Chief of the City of Rochester.
06/04/2018 9:55 PM
The City of Rochester and Olmsted County is moving to CodeRED emergency notification system. Our old system, Rochester Alert, will end on June 13, 2018. Enroll in the new CodeRED alert system to be informed of emergencies. It's free, and your information is never shared. Enroll now to get alerts!
05/30/2018 4:15 PM
Two current City of Rochester employees are moving forward as finalists for the position of Fire Chief.
05/23/2018 9:57 PM
Beginning Saturday, August 25 the intersection of 41 St NW and 18 Ave NW will be closed due to construction
05/21/2018 3:56 PM
Beginning Wednesday, May 23th 2018 the next phase of construction will begin. 18th Avenue NW from 37th Street NW to 41st Street NW will be closed to through traffic.
City of Rochester to conduct community-wide survey on State of the City.
05/18/2018 1:20 PM
Chris Petree will be joining the City of Rochester as its next Director of Public Works on June 21.
05/11/2018 11:11 AM
Beginning on Monday, May 14th, and lasting until September 30th, 2018 Alvin E. Benike Inc. will be closing the sidewalks located on the south side of the 2100 block of 2nd Street SW.
Rochester Public Library has won a 2018 National Medal - the highest honor from the Institute of Museum and Library Service.
The Rochester Comprehensive Plan was approved by the City Council at the April 16, 2018 meeting. Go to the Planning Department page for the complete plan and land use map.
The Community Forum held Wednesday, April 4, at the Mayo Civic Center is available online and on Charter/Spectrum Cable for viewing.