‘Bring Monroe Back’ meeting Wednesday night urges public opinion

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The second of four "Bring Monroe Back" meetings is tonight at 6 p.m. inside the Wilson Magnet High School gym.

The meeting aims to bring public say from people living in Monroe County into how they will spend the $144 million from American Rescue Plan Act. The county announced two initiatives, one being "Plan Forward" and the other being "Bring Monroe Back."

The money will focus on improving:

  • Public safety
  • Public health & wellness
  • Economic recovery
  • Workforce development
  • Infrastructure
  • Sustainability