Rochester makes list of best ‘Complete Streets’ projects

 Rendering of the future intersection of Monroe & Howell, after filling-in the six-lane sunken 'Inner Loop' expressway. (Image credit: City of Rochester, NY)

Rendering of the future intersection of Monroe & Howell, after filling-in the six-lane sunken 'Inner Loop' expressway. (Image credit: City of Rochester, NY)

With a federal TIGER grant and broad support from the community, Rochester is converting an outdated urban expressway into a walkable, bikeable Complete Streets boulevard. 

“Through the Inner Loop East Transformation Project, the City of Rochester, NY is reimagining its street network by putting people and place before cars,” reports Heather Zaccaro. 

Read more about the story on the Partners for a Livable Western New York