City of Rochester Announces State of the City Address

The City of Rochester will hold its annual State of the City Address on Monday, April 15, 7:00 p.m. at the Royal Park Hotel. The event will include an update on new projects and developments happening within the City, as well as, a look to the future. “The City of Rochester’s first year into its next bicentennial has been a prosperous and exciting one,” stated Mayor Robert J. Ray. “From our nationally accredited Main Street to our charming neighborhoods, Rochester continues to be the … [Read more...]

City of Rochester State of the City Address

The City of Rochester will hold its annual State of the City Address on Monday, April 16, 7:00 p.m. at the Royal Park Hotel. The event will include an update on new projects and developments happening within the City, as well as a look to the future. “Having just celebrated the City of Rochester’s Bicentennial, we are now taking our first step into the City’s next 200 years — and I’m excited to say it’s a big one.” stated Mayor Robert J. Ray. “Rochester is taking a very proactive approach … [Read more...]

State of the City Address 2017 for City of Rochester

City of Rochester Announces State of the City Address The City of Rochester will hold its annual State of the City Address on Monday, April 17, 7:00 p.m. at the Royal Park Hotel. The event will include an update on new projects and developments happening within the City, as well information on several events in celebration of Rochester’s Bicentennial year. “I am excited and looking forward to sharing what is going on in Rochester at the April 17 State of the city event, stated Mayor … [Read more...]

A positive night for Rochester and its residents

Rochester is doing well, Mayor Stuart Bikson says and he’s ready to share just how well with residents Thursday night as he holds the sixth annual State of the City Address. “It’s a great opportunity to once a year give people an update of what’s going on in the city, that the city is being well-run and well-managed and (share) some of the new projects and new things that we’re doing,” he said. At 7 p.m. in the Rochester Community House (816 Ludlow Ave.), Bikson will cover how downtown life … [Read more...]

Mayor Barnett Highlights Successes in Annual State of the City Address

Wednesday night, 300 plus residents came to the Emagine Theater to hear Mayor Barnett's State of the City Address. And according to the Mayor, it's a good time to be living and working in Rochester Hills. Highlights from the Mayor's speech included: HOUSING An increase in real estate. New builds are up by 36%, with an average cost of $360k. The highest in all of  Oakland County. As for foreclosures, they are down by 40%. BUSINESS It's a great time to be opening a business in … [Read more...]