YUP 2016-10-26

 YUP Open Meeting: November 14th


Join us for our November meeting! We have lots of exciting events and projects in the works and we need YOU to help execute them. If you’ve never been to a YUP meeting or event, come learn about us and learn how you can get involved. All are welcome!

We’ll be breaking into groups to plan the following projects:

  • holiday party
  • after school preservation program for middle schoolers
  • WHERE THE #&@% AM I? coaster program
  • February heart bombing
  • Summer 2017 Rust Belt Takeover
  • Bikes, Beer & Buildings 2017

Monday, November 14th | 6:00-7:30 PM | The Landmark Society, 133 S Fitzhugh St. | RSVP on Facebook

Opportunity for input on City’s Comprehensive Plan


Consultants working on the City of Rochester’s Comprehensive Plan update have invited the YUPs to participate in a “Meeting in a Box” in order to solicit our feedback on the Comprehensive Plan. Meeting in a Box is designed for community groups, neighborhood associations, or friends to gather at a convenient time and location to share their opinions about the future of the City of Rochester. The Meeting in a Box “kit” contains everything
needed to hold your own discussion including instruction sheets for the host/ facilitator, discussion questions, worksheets for participant responses, and directions for
recording and returning responses. The meeting should take just about an hour.

Please email Caitlin if you plan to come.

Thursday, November 3rd | 6:00-7:00 PM | Landmark Society offices, 133 S Fitzhugh St.

Landmark Society announces 2016 Five to Revive


Last week, The Landmark Society announced its 2016 Five to Revive – a list that identifies opportunities for targeted, strategic revitalization. The announcement was made at our headquarters on South Fitzhugh St. in Rochester. The list includes one of the buildings we heart-bombed last February–the former brewery on Cliff St.!

  • Former Rochester Brewing Company complex, Rochester, NY
  • Downtown Perry Block of Commercial Buildings, Village of Perry, Wyoming County
  • Dove Block, City of Geneva, Ontario County
  • Lake Ontario State Parkway, Monroe and Orleans Counties
  • The Traditional Trades

>>Click here to see the 2016 Five to Revive

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