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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Public Hearing for the 2021 Sidewalk Improvement District

Sidewalk Improvements

The City of Ithaca Board of Public Works will hold a public hearing regarding the proposed assessment roll, budget, and schedule of work for each Sidewalk Improvement District for Fiscal Year 2021 on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 6pm. The meeting will be cond...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: July 8, 2020

Construction Update- Giles Street Repaving

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Construction Update- Giles Street Repaving

Project Location  Giles Street, from Columbia Street to Hudson Street

Project Start Date:  July 9, 2020

Project Description and Goal:  Remove old asphalt and repave surface

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: July 3, 2020

GIAC’s Alex Haley Municipal Swimming Pool will Open July 4th!

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Twenty-four hours from now, GIAC’s Alex Haley Municipal Pool will open to the public. The pool is a summer tradition for youth and adults in the immediate neighborhood and within Tompkins County. It provides a safe place where children practice ...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Updates to City Amenities

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The City of Ithaca is excited to add the opening of playgrounds to the list of amenities open for the community.  We are grateful for the generous donors that have made this possible!

The following parks facilities are presently open: 

  • Cit...
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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: June 23, 2020

City to Resume Enforcement of Parking Fees

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In conjunction with our region moving into Phase 4 of reopening, the City of Ithaca will resume enforcement of parking meters starting this Friday, June 26, 2020. Additionally, free parking in all City parking garages will be reduced from three hours to o...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

City of Ithaca Seeks Feedback on 2021 Budget Priorities

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The preparation of the 2021 budget will be more challenging than ever due to the historic decrease in revenue as a result of the financial impacts of the Covid19 pandemic. We are also aware that the public has expressed an overwhelming interest in providi...

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Budget Basics - 2021 Budget Survey City of Ithaca News
Posted on: June 18, 2020

Statement from Mayor Svante L. Myrick

Mayor Myrick

I believe it is past time for our City to examine, discuss, and ultimately transform how we fund and deliver public safety – with a particular eye on policing.I am assembling and will lead a task force to Reinvent Public Safety in Ithaca. That t...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

100 Block Aurora Street Closure

Aurora Street

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, starting on Thursday, June 25th. 

The closure will enable restaurants to expand their outdoor seating for a tria...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

City of Ithaca Bulletin – Reduction in Services

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As a result of the economic slowdown due to COVID-19 that started in March, the City of Ithaca is facing an unprecedented loss of revenues as a result of lower sales taxes, parking fees, and state aid, while at the same time experiencing unforeseen expens...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

We thank you for your continued efforts to keep everyone safe

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The City of Ithaca truly appreciates the community’s efforts and awareness regarding continued social distancing.

Remember, the CDC recommends wearing a cloth face covering when you cannot keep 6 feet between you and others in public, like at a g...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Construction Update: College Ave Student Agencies Properties

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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 ...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Construction Update: Gas Main Replacement/ Services on Spencer Rd & South Meadow Street

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PROJECT NAME: Gas Main Replacement/Services Spencer Rd & South Meadow Street Extension

PROJECT LOCATION: Spencer Rd and 800 Block of South Meadow Street

PROJECT START DATE: Thursday, May 21, 2020

PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND GOAL:  NYSEG and...

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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 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: 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