Category: BLOG POST

Another Major Development Built with Taxpayer Dollars Bites the Dust: What Harts Closing Means for Downtown | blog by Calvin Eaton

Each week through March 29th 540Blog will feature guest blog’s from city residents themed around gentrification. Today’s blog comes courtesy of Calvin Eaton. Check out Calvin’s blog below and be sure to register to attend 540WMain’s ‘Spring 19 Gentrification Conference // Development Without Displacement…

540WMain Partners with St. John Fisher College to Hire First College Intern

We are pleased to announce that Katlin Whitmoyer has joined 540WMain as our first college intern About Katlin Katlin Whitmoyer is a fourth year Psychology major at St. John Fisher College. Katlin was born in Hamilton, NY and grew up just outside of Rome,…

Parenting in Women’s History Month | Guest Blog Post by Kelly Lincoln

We are pleased to share guest posts by local Rochester community members throughout Women’s History Month Parenting in Women’s History Month by Kelly Lincoln Women’s History Month was never actually a thing for me until 2016. It wasn’t until I felt a deep betrayal…

540, Inc Celebrates Women’s History Month 2019

We are pleased to celebrate Women’s History Month 2019 Happy International Women’s Day Throughout the month of March 540Blog will devote space to sharing facts about and celebrating the accomplishments of all women past and present; local and international. Women from all walks of…

Women’s History Month Featured Artist Spotlight | Caitlin Bittner

Caitlin Bittner head shot

We are pleased to spotlight Caitlin Bittner our January Featured Artist 540Gallery will showcase Caitlin’s first ever art show | Saturday March 9th | 11-2 PM About Caitlin Bittner  Caitlin is a native to the Rochester area and loves the area in a way…