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SAVE THE DATE " A HORSE'S FRIEND" is coming to East Rochester
Friday September, 25th from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm (Rain Date October 2nd)
Edmund Lyon Park
Free to the Public - Donations suggested. The event includes pony rides for youth age 7 and up as well as time to meet the horses and learn about the AHF program.
Please Remember Masks & Social Distancing rules must be followed at all times by participants and family members.
September Monthly Board Meeting Notice:
This is the link to the East Rochester Town/Village Board Meeting live stream: https://videoplayer.telvue.com/player/FcqTL0OYMCGU6WlccUApyUL3twz4dm9V/playlists/6915/stream/844?sequenceNumber=1&autostart=true&showtabssearch=true
If you log on prior to the meeting, you will see an error code. Refresh your browser at 7pm, and you will be able to watch the live stream. The meeting will also be posted to the on-demand section of our streaming site within 24 hours of the meeting. All Town/Village Board meetings are posted on-demand here: https://videoplayer.telvue.com/player/FcqTL0OYMCGU6WlccUApyUL3twz4dm9V/playlists/7042?autostart=true&showtabssearch=true
WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL
The School year begins on Thursday, September 10 th so please remember that as a walking school district children will be crossing many local streets starting that morning and again in the afternoon. Below is a list of Traffic Guard locations:
Morning time Afternoon time
Main Street/ Ivy Street 7:30 am - 8:50 am 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Garfield Street/ Woodbine Avenue 7:45 am - 9:05 am 1:50 pm - 2:50 pm
Garfield Street/ W. Avenue 7:30 am - 8:50 am 1:50 pm - 2:50 pm
W. Hickory Street/ S. Washington Street 7:30 am - 8:50 am 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Garfield Street/ W. Ivy Street 7:45 am - 9:05 am 1:50 pm - 2:50 pm
NO TRAFFIC GUARD WILL BE STATIONED AT W. COMMERCIAL STREET/ S. WASHINGTON STREET
The Fairport Police Department, in conjunction with the East Rochester Police Department and the Monroe County Sheriff's Department is hosting an outdoor public forum to promote dialogue between law enforcement personnel and our community. All interested people are invited to attend this event. For complete information, please find the event flyer here.
The Mornoe County ecopark has reopened! For more information, you may access their announcement here.
Spray Park Update
The Spray park has reopened as of noon today.
The Monroe County Water Authority will be repairing a break in the water main behind the Bird-Morgan School on Tuesday, July 28th. The Spray Park will be closed for an indefinate period of time on Tuesday while the repairs are made.
MILLING & PAVING UPDATE
The 100 block of W. Commercial Street paving has been completed. Striping is scheduled to begin at 6:00 am on July 24th. Friday July 24th the 200 block of W. Commercial Street is scheduled to be paved by (VILLAGER CONSTRUCTION) weather permitting.
The work scheduled for today, Wednesday July 22nd by (VILLAGER CONSTRUCTION) has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Tommorrow and Friday are the planned make up dates again weather permitting.
FYI, on Wednesday July 22nd (VILLAGER CONSTRUCTION) will be milling and paving the 100 & 200 blocks of W. Commercial Street (weather permitting).
MONROE COUNTY DRIVE THRU FOOD DISTRIBUTIONS ARE BACK
Foodlink will be back in town on July 23rd for another distibution. They are returing in August for the fourth and final community food distribution event.
To the Businesses & Residents of the 100 & 200 blocks of West Commercial Street
Beginning on Monday, July 20, 2020 (weather permitting), the Town/Village of East Rochester has hired Villager Construction to mill and pave the 100 & 200 blocks of W. Commercial Street. This process should be completed in 3 to 4 days, while the street will remain open during the project, there will be delays and inconveniences.
This is a significant portion of our downtown business district and we believe the end results will far outweigh the short term inconvenience. At the end of the project all of the parking and crosswalk lines will be professionally painted by Accent Painting. You may notice some modification to the current design as some small safety changes will be made.
We appreciate your patience and understanding. Should you have any questions regarding this project, please call the Department of Public Works at 585-381-1565. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated during this project.
Thank you, Town/Village of East Rochester ~ Department of Public Works
Please see the most recent video regarding the Covid-19 virus: https://videoplayer.telvue.com/player/FcqTL0OYMCGU6WlccUApyUL3twz4dm9V/playlists/7042/media/575514?sequenceNumber=25&autostart=true&showtabssearch=true
JULY BOARD MEETING
Please review the meeting agenda posted on our website. Should you have questions or comments please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org by no later than 2:00 pm on July 9th. The questions will be read and answers will be provided during the Public Forum portion of the meeting. The board meeting will also be available on-demand at ERCN's streaming site later Thursday evening.
FIRE DEPARTMENT CHICKEN BBQ
Main Street will be closed from 2:30 pm to approximately 5:00 pm on Saturday July 25th to facilitate Physical Distancing for all those wishing to support the Fire Department by purchasing Chicken Dinners.
SPRAY PARK HOURS EXTENDED
Begininng July 6th the new hours will be from 8:30 am to 8:00 pm.
All prior announcements pretaining to the Covid-19 virus have been moved to a sub-page for the ease of reading on the Home page. You may access this information here.
Announcement: March 13, 2020 The Monroe County Mobile DMV unit was initially suspended for two weeks at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic. Due to the continuation of NY State's business closures, this will be extended indefinately.
To help promote safe practices of social distancing, we encourage residents who may need to visit a DMV to take advantage of our online appointment system and avoid waiting in longer lines: https://monroedmv.setmore.com/. This feature may not be available due to the closure of NY State businesses and offices.
For up to date information regarding all functions of the Monroe County Clerk's office, visit www2.monroecounty.gov/clerk-index.php.
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The East Rochester Fire Department is comprised of 54 active firefighters.
The Department of Public Works picks up your trash once a week based on the pick-up schedule.
The Cable TV Commission operates ERCN Channel 12, a community access television station, which is on the air seven days a week.
The Clerk's Office is the best general resource for information about all operations within the Town/Village of East Rochester.
The East Rochester Town Court is in session every Monday, except holidays, beginning at 5:30 pm. Please call the court office for eviction days and times.
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In partnership with the University of Rochester Medical Center and 1 of only 13 in the country, the Mobile Stroke Unit is scheduled to being service next week.
The East Rochester Parks Committee dedicated a bench to Emidio Rossi and his Family. The bench is located on the 100 block of W. Commercial street.
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We chose East Rochester because of the central location as well as the commitment to business development clearly demonstrated by the municipal leaders. As an added bonus, we enjoy the friendly and loyal community atmosphere as well as the small town feel.
We decided to open here because of the location, access to parking, affordability and to be a part of East Rochester's economic growth. The East Rochester community has been so supportive and welcoming. The whole experience has just been amazing.
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