News Flash

Posted on: May 7, 2021

City of Ithaca Adopts Energy Code Supplement, Requires Net-Zero Construction by 2026

COI-GreenNewDeal-Logo-thumbnail

City of Ithaca Adopts Energy Code Supplement, Requires Net-Zero Construction by 2026

At the May 5, 2021, meeting of Common Council, the City of Ithaca adopted the Ithaca Energy Code Supplement (IECS), code requirements for new buildings and major renovati...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Ithaca Youth Bureau Open by Appointment Beginning May 10, 2021

By Appointment Only

Ithaca Youth Bureau Open by Appointment Beginning May 10, 2021

The Youth Bureau will be open Monday-Friday 8 – 5PM by appointment for customers/participants/seasonal staff to conduct business.  Appointments should be made directly with t...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Construction Update- North Aurora Street Storm Sewer Upgrade and Paving Project

Under_Construction.pdf

Construction Update- North Aurora Street Storm Sewer Upgrade and Paving Project

PROJECT NAME:  North Aurora Street Storm Sewer Upgrade and Paving Project 

PROJECT LOCATION:  800, 900, 1000 blocks of North Aurora Street

LOC...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 28, 2021

Public Information Session for proposed 407 Cliff Street PUD project

Comment

On May 6, 2021, the City of Ithaca will hold a Public Information Session for a proposed Planned Unit Development (PUD) project to be located at 407 Cliff Street.  The Public Information Session will begin at 4:30 p.m. In accordance with the requ...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Construction Update- South Titus Avenue Sanitary Sewer Repairs

work_zone

Construction Update- South Titus Avenue Sanitary Sewer Repairs

PROJECT NAME & LOCATION: South Titus Avenue Sanitary Sewer Repairs, 100-200 Blocks of South Titus Avenue 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Crews will replace approximately 100 feet of damaged ...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 22, 2021

2021 Pavilion Rental Season

SP Large Pav Pic

2021 Pavilion Rental Season

The 2021 Pavilion Rental Season will run from June 1, 2021 -October 15, 2021.  In accordance with NYS COVID restrictions use of the pavilions has been modified for this season.   

Pavilions may be rente...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

Aurora Street "Streatery" to Return for 2021 Outdoor Dining Season

Outdoor Dining

Aurora Street "Streatery" to Return for 2021 Outdoor Dining SeasonBeginning Thursday, April 1, 2021, the City of Ithaca will be closing the 100 block of N Aurora Street (between E State Street and E Seneca Street) to vehicular traffic, to accomm...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 25, 2021

Reminder- Green Street Garage Closing 3/29/21

Photo Credit: Allison Usavage (Green Street Garage)

The Green Street Garage will be closing temporarily for reconstruction on Monday, March 29, 2021. Garage re-opening is anticipated for late Fall 2021.  

The existing Green Street Garage will undergo demolition this Spring to make way for ...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 19, 2021

Seneca Street Parking Garage Update

Photo Credit: Allison Usavage (Seneca St. Garage)

Starting on Saturday, March 27th, 2021, the Seneca Street Parking Garage gates will be in operation on weekdays and weekends. Weekend parking rates will remain free, but tickets will be required to enter and exit the garage. 

Please contact the Pa...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Green Street Redevelopment Project- Green Street Lane Shifts

Photo Credit: Allison Usavage (Green Street Garage)

Green Street Redevelopment Project- Green Street Lane Shifts

Beginning the week of March 22, 2021, traffic lanes on East Green Street will be shifting to accommodate the Green Street Redevelopment Project. Both lanes of traffic on East Green Street will be...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Green Street Garage Redevelopment Project

Photo Credit: Allison Usavage (Green Street Garage)

GREEN STREET REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT

The Green Street Garage will be closing temporarily for reconstruction Spring 2021. Garage re-opening is anticipated for late Fall 2021.  

The existing Green Street Garage will undergo demolition this Spring to ma...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Pavilion and Boat Rack Rental 2021

New Stewart Park Sm Pav Pic

Pavilion and Boat Rack Rental 2021

The 2021 Pavilion Rental season at Stewart and Cass Park will run April 15th - October 15, 2021.  We will begin to accept reservations beginning March 1, 2021.  All dates are subject to change depending ...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Construction Update: East State Street Retaining Wall

construction area

Construction Update: East State Street Retaining Wall 

PROJECT LOCATION: 400 block of East State Street, south side  

PROJECT START DATEAugust 2020 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Construct a new retaining wall just south of the e...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: August 21, 2020

How to Participate in Public Comment Virtually

CityOfIthacaSeal_Navy-200px

How to Participate in Public Comment Virtually

 Based on public feedback regarding our previous public comment process, we have developed a couple more ways in which you can participate in public meetings virtually.  

Email Common Council ...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Construction Update: College Ave Student Agencies Properties

construction area

PROJECT NAME: 411 – 415 College Ave Student Agencies Properties: Existing Building Demolition/New Building Construction 

PROJECT LOCATION: 411 – 415 College Ave

PROJECT START DATE: Maintenance and Protection of Traffic ...

Read on...

City of Ithaca News

News Flash

Posted on: May 7, 2021

May 5, 2021- City of Ithaca Adopts Energy Code Supplement, Requires Net-Zero Construction by 2026

City of Ithaca Adopts Energy Code Supplement, Requires Net-Zero Construction by 2026

At the May 5, 2021, meeting of Common Council, the City of Ithaca adopted the Ithaca Energy Code Supplement (IECS), code requirements for new buildings and major renovatio...

Read on...

Green New Deal News
Posted on: June 26, 2020

April 21, 2020 - Hiring Freeze Postpones Director of Sustainability Hire

April 21, 2020 - Hiring Freeze Postpones Director of Sustainability Hire

Due to the COVID-19 epidemic and its effect on City of Ithaca finances, the City has announced a hiring freeze until further notice. We had planned to have a new Director of Sustainab...

Read on...

Green New Deal News