- New ideas fuel Chili firm’s road to growth
- Bike-share program seeks community support
A new mode of public transportation could be available here this spring, as Reconnect Rochester works with the city of Rochester and Zagster Inc. to bring bike-sharing to downtown.
- Gas prices climbed in Rochester over the weekend
Rochester partygoers paid more at the gas pump last weekend than they did New Year’s Eve a year ago.
- 'Suspicious condition' probed at airport; roads now re-opened
All roadways at the Greater Rochester International Airport have been reopened, county officials said Thursday afternoon. The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office has concluded its investigation of a suspicious condition.
- Rochester drivers 149th for safety on wet roads
Rochester ranks 149th out of the 200 largest cities for collision frequency during precipitation, according to a report issued by Allstate Insurance Co.
- Will airlines ever stop charging new fees?
Yet another perk that air travelers have routinely taken for granted may soon disappear.
- RTS renames limited stop service
Regional Transit Service is changing some of its routes and renaming its limited-stop service to better serve passengers.
- Agreement on ridesharing legislation may be close
Lawmakers in Albany may be getting close to reaching an agreement on ridesharing services in Upstate New York.
- Vanpool program for del Lago employees set
Del Lago Resort & Casino in Tyre, Seneca County, is partnering with the city of Rochester and vRide Inc. to offer a vanpool program to employees who need rides for work to and from the soon-to-open venue.
- City Council votes to end use of red light cameras
Rochester City Council voted 6-3 on Tuesday to end the use of red light cameras that ticket drivers by mail for infractions at city intersections, including running red lights.
- Gas prices climb heading into the holiday weekend
Rochester-area travelers will pay more at the pump heading into the holiday weekend than they did last year at this time, both GasBuddy.com and AAA Western and Central New York reported Monday.
- New-car sales still trail 2015 level
New-car sales in Monroe county continue to lag 2015 sales, despite a slight increase in November, Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported.
- Ride-sharing services are needed in upstate cities
- Gas prices fall but still higher than '15
- Trucking for four generations
Kenneth Johnson leads Leonard’s Express, which logged $200M in revenues in 2015.
- Genesee & Wyoming beats 3Q earnings forecasts
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. this week reported solid third-quarter financials, beating street estimates for earnings, but falling short of revenue expectations.
- New-car sales remain down
New-car sales in Monroe County in September continued to trail 2015 sales, Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported this week.
- Gas prices rising in Rochester this week
Gas prices are on the rise this week as repairs are being made on the Colonial Pipeline and OPEC has announced it will cut back oil production.
- Taking flight
- COMIDA OKs tax breaks for Seisenbacher Rail Interiors facility
Seisenbacher Rail Interiors Inc. received approval Tuesday for sales tax exemptions from the Monroe County Industrial Development Agency for a project that will bring its first United States-based manufacturing facility to Rochester.