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What are they doing to Irondequoit Mall?

What are they doing to Irondequoit Mall?

The old Irondequoit Mall now has housing and a 41,000-square-foot community center for recreation and youth and senior programming. It’s also home to Rochester Regional Health’s Isabella Graham Hart School of Nursing.

When did Irondequoit close?

February 2, 2009
Skyview on the Ridge

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Location Irondequoit, New York, United States
Closing date February 2, 2009
Developer Wilmorite Properties
Management Angelo Ingrassia

Is Irondequoit community Center open?

The New Irondequoit Community Center is Now Open!

Why did the Irondequoit Mall close?

By 2000, a top Wilmorite official called Irondequoit Mall “barely profitable” as retail occupancy declined. Wilmorite sold the mall in 2001 — only 11 years after opening it — to an insurance company. JCPenney, another mall anchor, closed its store in early 2003.

When was the Irondequoit Mall built?

March 1, 1990Medley Centre / Opened

What happened to the Irondequoit Mall carousel?

The carousel in Irondequoit’s former Medley Centre has been sold to a “prolific private collector” in Shanghai, China, and will be leaving Rochester next month, said Rick Sky of Collector Concierge International, a Vancouver, British Columbia, company that brokered the deal.

When was Irondequoit Mall built?

Where does Irondequoit Creek begin?

rural West Bloomfield
Irondequoit Creek is a stream in eastern Monroe County, New York that feeds Irondequoit Bay. It begins in rural West Bloomfield in Ontario County, flowing north into the town of Mendon in Monroe County.

What body of water is north of Rochester?

From its source atop a hill in Potter County, Pennsylvania to its end at Lake Ontario within the City of Rochester, the Genesee River flows 160 miles north and drops 2,250 feet through a full range of rural, suburban, and urban communities.

What is the water temperature of Irondequoit Bay?

Winds and waves higher in and near Thunderstorms. The water temperature off rochester is 71 degrees.

What is Rochester known for?

Rochester has been known as the “Young Lion of the West,” the “Flour City,” and the “Flower City.” Rochester is also known for its unique and impressive history in photography, xerography, and optics, along with its leading role in manufacturing/research activities, and impressive educational resources in both …

Why is Lake Ontario so cold?

The reason Lake Ontario stays cold is because it’s so deep. The temperature of the lake changes at different depths, which is due to changes in the density of the water. This is called thermal stratification.

What happened to Medley Centre?

Last week Medley Centre finally went up for auction. Angelo Ingrassia, former owner of Irondequoit Dodge, won the vacant building plus nine adjoining properties for the bargain basement price of $100,000. Exploring a Huge Abandoned Mall – 1 Million Sq Ft! The following images were taken last month (December 2015) inside Medley Centre…

What’s going on with the former Medley Centre in Irondequoit?

The $45 million, 157-unit senior apartment complex is under construction at the former Medley Centre in Irondequoit. The project, a partnership between the nonprofit PathStone and Rochester Regional Health, is part of the town’s ongoing efforts to transform the abandoned retail center into a multipurpose development.

What will happen to the former Macy’s site in Rochester?

“Especially in cold-climate weather like Rochester, imagine being able to walk out of your apartment and go and walk in the mall and then when you’re done, go right back into your apartment.” Right now, the rest of the 1 million-square-foot former mall is vacant, but Seeley is optimistic that the former Macy’s site will be occupied soon.

Is Medley Center really that dangerous?

The report of crime and violence is no “urban legend” at Medley Center. As much as I would love to see this mall recover, the only way this can happen is if those involved accept the fact that security is an issue. I have seen gang brawls, shoplifter apprehensions, and various bouts of violence there.