DOWNTOWN

With more than $2.35 billion invested since 2000, Downtown Rochester is abuzz with creative energy and is a great place to live, work and play.

EXPERIENCE GREATER.

The Rochester Downtown Development Corporation is catalyzing growth, redevelopment, and increased density to amplify population growth, stimulate activity, and contribute to place-building in Rochester’s vibrant downtown.

million visitors annually

Source: RDDC

billion dollars invested since 2000

Source: RDDC

residential projects in the pipeline

Source: RDDC

Top-10
children’s museum

Source: National Museum of Play at the Strong

9
business incubators and accelerators

Source: NextCorps

140% growth in residents since 2000

Source: RDDC

190+ innovation and creative class companies

Source: RDDC and Downtown Innovation Zone

$770 million being invested this year

Source: RDDC 

20
residential projects in the pipeline

Source: RDDC

“ROC the Riverway” redevelopment in progress

DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER ON INSTAGRAM

Tell your Greater story with #GreaterROC

Downtown ❤️s Doggos 🐾

From the dog park at @tower280 to puppuccinos from @rococo_coffee_ , your furry friends are always welcome downtown!

🐶: Remi Joy @remijoy_doxie
📸: @downtowndogsroc

Warm weather, post-work plans: Beer & a Zweigle from @rocbrewingco 🍺 🌭

#downtownroc #rochesterny #nationalbeerday #onedaylate

The @roccity_library is a magical place🪄📚

Books, classes, local museum discounts, movies, music, magazines, & opportunities for community engagement – the #downtownroc library has it all ✨
#nationallibraryworkersday

Want to be greater?