City of Ithaca Operations:
The City of Ithaca is committed to providing high quality services to our residents and is focused on developing new ways to conduct business in a manner that is efficient, productive, and safe for our residents and employees.
City Hall is currently open to the public the following hours:
Monday - Tuesday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (Note: the Building Division opens at 8:00 am and the City Chamberlain's Office opens at 9:00 am)
These hours are subject to expansion in the coming weeks.
Public meetings may return to in-person meetings in April, 2022. Members of the public and city staff are encouraged to continue participating remotely as seating will be limited in the meeting rooms in order to accommodate appropriate social distancing. Meetings will continue to be live streamed and recordings of those meetings can be found on the City of Ithaca’s YouTube channel. Public comments can be submitted by using the public comment forms for the appropriate committee.
Taxes, water bills, parking tickets, and other payments can be made by sending checks through the mail, or by dropping payment in the drop box next to the entrance of City Hall at 108 E Green Street. Payments can also be made online using the Payment Center, convenience fees apply. Monthly bills can be set up for payment through recurring ACH deductions from your bank account with no additional fees.
Marriage Licenses, dog licenses, accessible parking permits, residential parking permits, domestic partnerships and more can be handled electronically and with credit card payments by contacting the City Clerk’s Office or (607) 274-6570, Option 2.