New student housing planned in Brooks Landing

Rendering courtesy of Christenson Corporation.

Rendering courtesy of Christenson Corporation.

The Flats at Brooks Crossing, a 12-story mixed-use project near the corner of Brooks Avenue and Genesee Street, is slated to feature 10 floors of housing accommodating 170 University students in approximately 70 units; a 2,000-square-foot common area; a lower-level scull boat house; a 5,000-square-foot restaurant on the first floor of the building; and a second, 4,000-square-foot, single-story building on Genesee Street. President Joel Seligman joined officials from the City of Rochester and Monroe
County for a groundbreaking ceremony in July. The $18.7 million development is scheduled to be complete by fall 2014