Regular meetings are held on the first Friday of each month at 8:30 a.m. in Common Council Chambers, 3rd Floor, City Hall, 108 E. Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. Most Recent Agenda | Minutes
Overview & Duties
The Commons Advisory Board oversees the activities that occur on the Ithaca Commons (Ithaca’s downtown pedestrian mall) including entertainment events, outdoor dining, mobile vending, signs, planters, merchandise displays, use of amplified sound and other activities that require permits from the City.They review and advise City staff on issues such as signs, landscaping, lighting, public & private construction, renovation & rehabilitation of building facades and open spaces, general maintenance and repair issues, traffic movement and parking, maintenance of order, and artwork.