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Retail Trash Bag Program: $1.75 bags for overflow garbage to go on sale mid-Summer 2024

On Tuesday, May 7, during the regular City Council meeting, Finance Director Mark Sullivan announced that the City of Rochester is working to partner with local Market Basket and Hannaford Supermarkets to provide residential overflow trash bags for $1.75 per bag, which will be...

Municipal Offices CLOSED on 5/27 for Memorial Day, Trash Delayed

Municipal Offices, including the Public Library and Recreation Department, will be CLOSED on Monday, May 27, 2024, in observance of Memorial Day. Trash and recycling pick-up will be delayed by 1 day (for the entire week) due to the Memorial Day Holiday. Monday's route will...

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Public Works: Roadway near 6 Nutter Street CLOSED until approx. 3:00 pm on 5/16

The Utilities Division for the Department of Public Works will be replacing a section...

City Council to hold several Public Hearings on 5/21

The City of Rochester will hold several public hearings on Tuesday, May 21 at...

DPW to work on Pump Station at corner of Western Ave and First Street on 5/14-15

The Wastewater Division for the Department of Public Works will be working at the...

City of Rochester announces $1.75 Retail Trash Bag Program for residential overflow garbage

On Tuesday, May 7, during the regular City Council meeting, Finance Director Mark Sullivan...

WATCH: City Manager presents FY25 proposed budget to City Council

On Tuesday, April 16, Rochester City Manager Katie Ambrose presented the FY25 proposed budget...

DPW Repairing Water Main Break between Estes Road and 202/Washington Street

The Department of Public Works located a water main break on the 20” pipeline...

What is Rochester doing to assist unhoused and vulnerable populations? Mayor responds

During a City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 16, Mayor Paul Callaghan listed several...

Get Involved in Municipal Government: Registration now open for free Civics 101 class

The City of Rochester is pleased to announce new dates for Civics 101, a...

Mayor to host City Chat on 5/3 at 10:00 am in James W. Foley Memorial Community Center

City Chat is a 1hr informal meeting held every first Friday at 10:00 am...

GovTV now available on Apple, Roku, and Fire TV streaming devices

The City of Rochester is pleased to announce that GovTV, formerly known as the...

Conservation Commission hosts successful clean-up of Cocheco River, 20+ volunteers attended

The Rochester Conservation Commission is pleased to report that more than 20 volunteers gathered...

Rochester City Manager Presents Proposed FY2025 Budget

Rochester City Manager Katie Ambrose presented the proposed operating and capital budgets for fiscal...

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Retail Trash Bag Program: $1.75 bags for overflow garbage to go on sale mid-Summer 2024

On Tuesday, May 7, during the regular City Council meeting, Finance Director Mark Sullivan...

Memorial Day Weekend: Field of Honor, Memorial Day Parade

Field of Honor: Vouchers for Veterans, in partnership with the City of Rochester, is...

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce names 2024 Nonprofit of the Year

The Non-Profit of the Year award presented by the Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce...

Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce names 2024 Business of the Year

The Business of the Year award is one of the Chamber’s most prestigious awards...