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November 21, 2011
Petition to Save Local Landmark
Some buildings are more than brick and steel. 13 Cataract Street is one of the last remnants of Rochester's historic brewing district. But North American Breweries has unveiled plans to put a parking lot in its place. Now, public support for saving it is growing; and that's a start.

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Help Save This Rochester Brewing Landmark
On Friday officials at the Genesee Brewery unveiled plans they say will "create a destination for beer lovers that anchors development on downtown Rochester's Northeast side." Before we get too excited, let's think. Read More...
Better Beer By Building Better
Howard S. Decker, FAIA is former Principal of DLK Architecture (Chicago) and former Chief Curator of the National Building Museum (Washington DC). He also believes 13 Cataract Street can, and should be saved for Rochester. Read More...
Dear Genesee Brewery:
Inspiration From Baltimore

Case Study: Another old Standard Brewing building, once in danger of demolition, has been successfully rehabilitated and is now helping to revive an old industrial neighborhood in Baltimore, MD. Read More...
Effort to Save Former Brewery Building
The local media is helping to get this story out. Thanks to Rachel Barnhart for recognizing the community's effort to save a landmark. Read More...
Sign the Petition to save 13 Cataract Street
We may fail to save this building. But don't let anyone say you didn't try. Sign the petition, share it on Facebook, and get the code to put a button on your web site.

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