Fri, Mar 27 2015
Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks, accompanied by Legislator and Vietnam Veteran Richard Yolevich, paid tribute to local Vietnam Veterans during Monroe County’s fifth annual “Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day.” The celebration, which included a joint proclamation from Brooks and Yolevich presented to the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 20 of Rochester, was held to offer recognition and appreciation for all veterans who served in the Vietnam War.
Fri, Mar 06 2015
County Executive Maggie Brooks, joined by United Way President and Chief Executive Officer Peter Carpino, kicked-off the 2015 United Way of Greater Rochester Campaign for Monroe County employees.
Wed, Mar 04 2015
Joined by representatives from Five Star Bank, Ronald McDonald House Charities and the Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC), Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks announced Five Star Bank as the official presenting sponsor of the 2015 Rochester International Airshow.
Tue, Mar 03 2015
Partners involved in the development of Monroe Community College’s (MCC) new downtown campus updated the community on the project’s progress and announced $6 million in increased funding has been secured for the project. Leaders offered insight into the ongoing work at the site on the corner of State Street and Morrie Silver Way, as well as draft designs for a transformative campus that will serve students, employers and the community.
Sun, Feb 08 2015
Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks today announced a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) with many local unions will be implemented for the new downtown Monroe Community College campus project. Brooks was joined by Rochester Building and Trades Council President Dave Young and Monroe Community College President Dr. Anne M. Kress.
Wed, Jan 07 2015
Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks was joined by Principal Jay Piper to provide coats for selected K-6 students attending the Children’s School of Rochester. “Coats for Kids” is a new Monroe County initiative that will provide 138 winter coats to children in need throughout the community.