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united way of greater rochester names new president and ceo - www.democratandchronicle.comNov 12, 2017

Entering its 100th year, the United Way of Greater Rochester named a new president and chief executive officer on Tuesday. Jaime Saunders will join United Way as president on Jan. 10, 2018...  Click to read more...

puerto ricans fleeing hurricane aftermath welcomed in rochester 12, 2017

Following Hurricane Maria, hundreds of people relocated to Rochester from Puerto Rico. On Thursday, they were welcomed to the Flower City with a reception put on by IBERO.  Click to read more...

agencies unite to help puerto rico evacuees - spectrumlocalnews.comNov 12, 2017

They're among approximately 500 people so far who have moved from Puerto Rico to Rochester after the hurricane.  Click to read more...

first icon honors winners announced - rbj.netNov 12, 2017

The recipients of the first-ever Rochester Business Journal ICON Honors awards have been selected. The honorees are business leaders over the age of 60 who have had notable success and demonstrate strong leadership both within and outside of their chosen field.  Click to read more...

renting homes is overtaking the housing market. here’s why - www.democratandchronicle.comNov 12, 2017

Single-family rentals - either detached homes or townhomes - are developing faster than any other portion of the housing market. These rentals outpace both single-family home purchases and apartment-style living, according to the Urban Institute.  Click to read more...

ub law school clinic to help hurricane victims - www.nydailyrecord.comNov 09, 2017

The University at Buffalo School of Law has launched a new law clinic - The Puerto Rico Recovery Assistance Legal Clinic - to provide free legal assistance to the victims of Hurricane Maria.  Click to read more...

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The application period closed Friday, September 29, 2017 at 5:00 PM. Your supporting documentation, estimates and additional information will continue to be accepted if your application was in by the deadline.

Lake Ontario Flood Relief Home Repair Program Application Procedural Update

The legislation providing the Flood Relief funding required that we prioritize situations that pose imminent health and safety risks to the occupants.

This includes damage to structure, walls and septic systems. These application will be served before stand-alone shoreline applicants.

Stand-alone shoreline damage applications will be reviewed and applicants will be contacted if additional information is needed. Once you have applied no further action is needed until you are contacted by our staff.

In order to be eligible to receive assistance, property owners must have owned and occupied the property as their primary residence at the time of the flood damage.

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