Created: 03/04/2014 4:55 PM WHEC.com
Rochester Mayor Tom Richards has a new role. News10NBC found out Richards is one of three newly appointed representatives to the Rochester Joint Schools Construction Board.
The seven-member board oversees an initiative between the school district and the city to update and improve schools and facilities throughout the district.
Members of the board are appointed by the school superintendent and the mayor. Selection is based on experience relevant to the school reconstruction initiative.