Key issues to creating a growing, thriving community:

Responsible Government

  • Rochester City Council needs to responsibly manage the city’s budget and be fiscally accountable to taxpayers.
  • Council Members and City Government need to effectively communicate with residents.
  • Development of a long-term plan for Street Repair and Maintenance

Planned Development

  • DMC development is focused on downtown Rochester, but impacts the whole City of Rochester. Informed decision-making is vital to managing the growth and development throughout the city.
  • In city development, long-term operational costs must be considered along with the upfront capital costs.
  • Implementing the Rochester Integrated Transit Study (ITS)

Investing in Our Quality of Life

Creating a livable city by working to maintain and improving the qualities and characteristic that make Rochester a great city in which to live, work, and raise a family. Focusing on:

  • Arts, Culture, Entertainment
  • Housing Affordability
  • Parks, Recreation, Greenspaces
  • Public Safety
  • Rochester Public Library
  • Water and Air Quality