News Flash

Posted on: April 1, 2020

Common Council Meeting Available via YouTube

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

This evening’s Common Council Meeting will be held remotely and broadcast to the City’s YouTube Channel.

Please feel free to subscribe, and tune in tonight at 6pm to view this meeting in real time. Video will als...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

New Information Added to the City's Emergency Preparedness Page

New Information Added to the City’s Emergency Preparedness Page

Please continue to reference the city’s "Emergency Preparedness" page for updates as they come forward. 

Additions have been made today regarding the foll...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Construction Update- Hector Street Complete Streets Project

Construction Update- Hector Street Complete Streets Project

Project Start Date: Project began Monday, March 16, 2020Beginning Wednesday, April 1st, Hector Street will be closed to thru traffic

Project Description & Goal:New and replacement sidewalks wil...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Effective Immediately- All City Facilities Closed to the Public

Effective Immediately- All City Facilities Closed to the Public

Mayor Svante L. Myrick has just issued the following statement:

"In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, members of the public will no longer be allowed in City Hall or any other city facili...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 15, 2020

City Encourages the Public to Conduct Business Remotely

To Members of the Public,

As our community struggles to adapt to a rapidly developing crisis, and as we all try to do our part to slow the spread of COVID-19 to protect the most vulnerable, we need to reduce social interactions as much as possible.

As of no...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Detour Update- College Ave & Oak Ave Intersection

Please see updated detour information
Construction Update- College Ave & Oak Ave Intersection
PROJECT NAME: Water Main Replacement and New Service Installation
PROJECT LOCATION: Corner of College Ave and Oak Ave
WORK DESCRIPTION:  Replace section...
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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Construction Update: Dryden Road- Storm Water Improvements

Construction Update: Dryden Road Storm Water Improvements

Project Start Date: Monday, March 30, 2020

Project Location: 600 Block of Dryden Road- Maple Avenue to Hoy Road

Project Description and Goals: Install new pipe and catch basins

Local Impacts: Road clos...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

City of Ithaca Building Division Modifies Housing Inspections in Response to COVID-19

City of Ithaca Building Division Modifies Housing Inspections in Response to COVID-19

In order to minimize the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to protect the public, tenants, landlords and staff; the City of Ithaca Building Division rental housing inspect...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

City Chamberlain's Office- Remote Payment Options

In these days of social distancing, the City of Ithaca Chamberlain’s Office would like to remind you of our remote payment options.

  • Drop your payment in the night deposit box at the east entrance of our building, please don’t forget to ...
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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Water Treatment Plant Sampling at Businesses

PUBLIC REMINDER

From the City of Ithaca

Water Treatment Plant

March 17, 2020

ISSUE: Avoiding any water quality regulatory violations.

NEED:  Allowing the water treatment plant (WTP) staff access to businesses for monthly routine sampling.  Em...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Construction Notice- Hector Street Complete Streets Project

Construction Notice- Hector Street Complete Streets Project

The City of Ithaca will strive to provide information in a timely manner to all of our constituencies.

PROJECT NAME:    Hector Street Complete Streets Project

PROJECT START DATE:&a...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 3, 2020

Call for Mural Proposals

Call for Mural Proposals

The City of Ithaca ’s Community Life Commission and Downtown Ithaca Alliance are requesting mural proposals for the greater downtown area. Artists, residents, neighbors are encouraged to illustrate futures aspired from in...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 2, 2020

Free Childcare Available at Common Council & PEDC Meetings!

chilcare for meetings

Did you know that the City of Ithaca offers free childcare for those attending Common Council and Planning & Economic Development Meetings?

 Staff from GIAC and the "My Brother’s Keeper" program are happy to keep an eye on ...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Construction Update– Elm Street Storm Sewer Collapse Project

Update- Elm Street Storm Sewer Collapse 

PROJECT NAME: Elm Street Storm Sewer Repair

PROJECT LOCATION: Elm Street between Floral Ave and Chestnut Street

WORK DESCRIPTION: A storm sewer collapsed on Elm Street, DPW crews have completed work on this e...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

Mayor Myrick Proposes Green New Deal for Ithaca

Mayor Myrick Proposes Green New Deal for Ithaca  

Goal of a carbon neutral city by 2030 aligns with federal proposal    City of Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick announced last Thursday a proposal for ambitious new goals that a...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 28, 2019

Construction Update: Brindley Street Bridge Replacement Project

Construction Update

Project Name: Brindley Street Bridge Replacement Project

Project Location: Brindley Street Bridge

Project State Date: Monday, March 4, 2019

Scheduled Completion Date: December 31, 2020

Project Description and Goal:&nbs...

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City of Ithaca News