City of Rochester

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The City of Rochester
Location North central Monroe County, [wikipedia]New York monroe-rochester.jpgCity of Rochester, Monroe County, NY
Google map [WWW]Rochester
Detailed map (PDF) [WWW]Detailed map of Rochester 1 (2.5MB)
Geographical Area 37.1 sq miles
Population 210,565 as of [WWW]the 2010 census
Chartered 1834
City website [WWW]
City Hall Rochester City Hall
Wikipedia article [wikipedia]Rochester, NY


The City of Rochester is the municipal entity responsible for governing Rochester, a city in Monroe County in Western New York state on the shores of Lake Ontario.

Composed of the three branches of government, City Council, a Mayor, and Rochester City Court, the City of Rochester derives its authority from its Charter under New York State Law2.

More information about the city is available in the article on Rochester.


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2008-11-20 16:17:09   City residents can call 311 to "get quick answers and make request by dialing just one number." However, they are 0-2 in getting requests right so far with me. Both my requests were about city employees not completing a service 9refuse collection and leaf pick up) and both requests were forwarded to the correct department—but had incorrect and/or incomplete info, so I had to call again.

Either skip 311 and call the dept directly or follow up with the department after you have made the request. —BadFish