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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Cayuga Waterfront Trail– Intermittent Detour

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Cayuga Waterfront Trail– Intermittent Detour

PROJECT NAME & LOCATION: Cayuga Waterfront Trail – Esty St to W. Buffalo St. 

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION & GOAL: Tree Removal      

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 22, 2021

Construction Update- 100 Block S. Aurora Street Lane Closure

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Construction Update- 100 Block S. Aurora Street Lane Closure

PROJECT NAME & LOCATION: 301 E. State Street/MLK  – City Centre Building

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION & GOAL: 100 Block S. Aurora Street Lane Closure for Rooftop Instal...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Construction Update- 200 Block West Court Street

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Construction Update- 200 Block West Court Street

PROJECT NAME & LOCATION: Install New Water Service, 205 West Court Street  

START DATE: Monday, April 26th at 7:00am    

COMPLETION DATE: Monday, April 26th at 3:30pm  &...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 22, 2021

Street Cleaning in the City of Ithaca Starts on Monday, March 29, 2021.

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Street Cleaning in the City of Ithaca Starts on Monday, March 29, 2021.

Each spring, DPW crews clean the streets to remove accumulated debris. This activity reduces the level of dust and dirt in the air and mitigates flash flooding by  keeping our...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Construction Update- South Titus Avenue Sanitary Sewer Repairs

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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 ...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 19, 2021

Construction Timeline Update- Triphammer Road Storm Sewer Replacement

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Construction Timeline Update- Triphammer Road Storm Sewer Replacement

Project Name & Location: Storm Sewer Replacement, Triphammer Road at Sisson Place

Project Start Date: Monday, April 5, 2021  

Project Goal & Description: Replace the exist...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 22, 2021

2021 Pavilion Rental Season

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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...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 2, 2021

Construction Update- 100- 200 Blocks Center Street

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Construction Update- 100- 200 Blocks Center Street

PROJECT NAME & LOCATION: Upgrade water services 100- 200 Block of Center Street

PROJECT GOAL & DESCRIPTION: Upgrading individual water services     

PROJECT START DATE &...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: April 2, 2021

Construction Update- 300 Block Center Street

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Construction Update- 300 Block Center Street

PROJECT NAME & LOCATION: 8” Water Line Upgrade 300 Block of center Street between N. Titus & S. Plain Street

PROJECT GOAL & DESCRIPTION: Upgrade water line & strengthen water main servic...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 31, 2021

2021 Tompkins County Hazard Mitigation Plan Request for Public Input

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Tompkins County Mitigation Planning Partnership Requests Public Input

 

The draft of the 2021 Tompkins County Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP) is now available for public review and comment. Following the public review and update, approval of the HMP w...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 29, 2021

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

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: March 16, 2021

Green Street Redevelopment Project- Green Street Lane Shifts

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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...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

Green Street Garage Redevelopment Project

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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...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: December 28, 2020

Pavilion and Boat Rack Rental 2021

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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 ...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Construction Update: East State Street Retaining Wall

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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...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: August 21, 2020

How to Participate in Public Comment Virtually

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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 ...

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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

News Flash

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...

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