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.


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

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 

residential projects in the pipeline

Source: RDDC

“ROC the Riverway” redevelopment in progress


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‘Tis the season for some holiday shopping! Who are you supporting this #smallbusinesssaturday❓

We’ve tagged some great #downtownroc businesses that you can support ♥️ Tag your favorites below!

Happy Thanksgiving ROC, we ♥️ U!

Cheers 🍻 to the weekend!

#downtownroc #thisisroc

Fist bump 👊 if you’re ready for Amerks games at @bluecrossarena in #DowntownROC

📸: @amerkshockey

Thoughts of @brancamidtown happy hour specials are putting a little pep 🍕 in our step this morning 💥

🍕 $12 pep & honey pizza
🍋 $10 Margs
🍺 $10 Peroni Pitcher
🥂 $6 Prosecco

#rochesterny #downtownroc #585 #happyhour

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