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Meeting planned on port project

Charlotte residents this week may see some preliminary construction work by Lake Ontario and the Genesee River. The Port of Rochester marina development project is expected to begin this week, although more detailed plans and a project overview will be ...

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Officials celebrate docking of cargo ship

The docking of Essroc’s cargo ship, the Stephen B. Roman, in the Port of Rochester was celebrated Monday by U.S. Rep. Louise Slaughter of Fairport, Mayor Thomas S. Richards and the Army Corps of Engineers. The ship, which has a ...

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Demolition of old swing bridge begins

A demolition crew has started tearing down a 107-year-old railroad swing bridge that spans the Genesee River at the Port of Rochester. Local media reports that the crew worked from boats beneath the Hojack swing bridge on Tuesday while it ...

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Work begins on demolition of Rochester river span

Work has begun on the planned demolition of a 107-year-old railroad swing bridge at the Port of Rochester. Local media reports that crews are starting to erect scaffolding at the Hojack bridge for the asbestos removal phase of the project. ...

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City releases FEIS on Port of Rochester project

The city’s plans for the Port of Rochester continue to move forward with the release of the project’s Final Environmental Impact Statement on Monday. “The planned improvements, in combination with the port’s existing recreational and historic attractions, will reinforce the ...

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Rochester to unveil port’s redevelopment plans

New plans for the Port of Rochester are being released as officials look to revitalize the city's Lake Ontario waterfront district. The Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester reports that city officials will release the plan Friday, with a public hearing scheduled for Nov. 1.

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Boaters sought for parade of lights

Organizers of the 2011 Rochester Harbor and Carousel Festival are looking for boaters to participate in the 2011 Boat Parade of Lights from 9 to 10 p.m. Friday, June 24 at the Port of Rochester.

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Port of Rochester marina meeting set

A public informational meeting to discuss preliminary designs and plans for a new public marina project at the Port of Rochester will be held at 6:30 p.m. tonight in the Charlotte High School auditorium, 4115 Lake Ave.

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