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Collegetown excitement grows
Rochester, N.Y. -- As thousands of students moved into the University of Rochester on Tuesday, there's a buzz on campus about Collegetown project.
13WHAM is told construction is on schedule and Collegetown is ready to "officially" open to the public in mid-October.
The corner of Elmwood and Mt. Hope is now transformed from how it used to look back in 2012 before construction.
Some other areas nearby are already seeing a benefit in student foot traffic such as Chipotle, Starbucks and Bunga Burger.
Barnes and Noble and a few other shops will open on October 16.
Aside from the bookstore there will be bakeries, a bank and hotel.
The hotel is slated to be completed in 2015.