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April 30 through May 30, 2017

Child Car Seat Inspections

The Rochester Police are hosting a Child Car Seat Inspection Event this Saturday at the Rochester Community Center, from 12:00 PM to 2:00... more ››

The City Hall Annex Renovation Project is progressing

Click to link to the recent Foster's article and brief video about the renovation at the annex. ... more ››

Upcoming Rabies Vaccination Clinics

Renew your dog's license online:  Dog Licensing... more ››

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

May 6, 2017 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Turnkey Landfill, 90 Rochester Neck Road, Rochester

City of Rochester Provides Guidance on Properly Displaying House and Building Numbers

April's Code Enforcement Topic of the Month: Proper Display of House and Building Numbers.    Please... more ››

Salmon Falls Road Construction-Highway Safety Improvement Project

Salmon Falls Road - Highway Safety Improvements
Construction to Begin April 6, 2017
Eagle Drive (Tara Estates)  to Whitehall Road

New City Manager's Corner - Land Use Laws (Zoning Ordinance)

The reason the City has the Zoning Ordinance as well as how to request a variance are explained in the latest episode of the... more ››

Fireworks Ordinance Updated

The City Council recently passed changes to the Fireworks Ordinance at their February 14, 2017 City Council meeting. 

Elevated Levels of PFCs Found Near Rochester Business

Elevated Levels of PFCs Found Near Rochester Business

New Video on Demand site!

New Video on Demand site!
Please note - our Video on Demand service for public meetings has a new look and new home.
 ... more ››

Property Taxes

Property taxes will be mailed on December 8th, and due on January 9th.

New Online Permitting for Building, Zoning, and Licensing Services

View Permit: Online permit application... more ››

Road work on Franklin Street and Western Avenue

Road work on Franklin Street and Western Avenue is scheduled to begin the week of August 8th.  Expect significant delays to begin on... more ››

Solicitations for Private Waterline Insurance

Notice to City Water & Sewer CustomersSolicitations for Private Waterline Insurance

Street Light Out?

With shorter daytime hours upon us, it is becoming increasingly visible that there are many streetlights that are out across the city.