News Flash

Posted on: February 28, 2020

City Hall Closed 3/6/20

City Hall will be closed for the day on Friday, March 6, 2020 for a staff training. 

We will re-open on Monday, March 9, 2020. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.  

City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 28, 2020

Construction Update- Forest Home Drive

Construction Update- Forest Home Drive

PROJECT NAME:  Manhole Repair

PROJECT LOCATION: Forest Home Drive 

PROJECT GOAL & DESCRIPTION:  Repair manhole frames

PROJECT START DATE & TIME:  Monday, March 2, 2020 @ 8:00am...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 18, 2020

2020 Census Jobs

2020 Census Bureau Employment

The Census Bureau has gained some ground hiring in Tompkins County, but are presently only at 32% of the applicants needed, and are struggling the hardest here in Ithaca.
2020 Cen...
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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 18, 2020

City of Ithaca Apprenticeship Incentive Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  February 18, 2020

CONTACT: Svante Myrick, Mayor City of Ithaca: mayormyrick@cityofthaca.org

Statement of Mayor Myrick on the creation of the City Apprenticeship Incentive Program :

"Our top priorities have long included ...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Important Information About Your Water System

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR WATER SYSTEM: FAILURE TO COMPLETE FOLLOW UP MONITORING

On February 5th, 2020 the City of Ithaca had a chlorine dioxide residual reading of greater than the MAXIMUM RESIDUAL LEVEL (MRDL) of 0.80 mg/l.  Any readings,...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: January 6, 2020

Emergency Construction Update– Elm Street Storm Sewer Collapse

Emergency Construction 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 has collapsed on Elm Street, crews are pr...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: December 23, 2019

New City Chamberlain's Hours

New Hours of Operation for City Chamberlain's Office

Effective Wednesday, January 1, 2020 the City Chamberlain's Office in City Hall will be open from 9:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Monday- Friday. 

Please feel free to contact City Chamberlain, Deborah Whi...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Enclose Cass Park Arena Project Awarded Grant

The Enclose Cass Park Arena Project is awarded a grant in the amount of $523,269!

The Enclose Cass Park Arena Project has been named as one of 109 projects in the Southern Tier awarded funding through New York State’s Regional Economic Developmen...

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City of Ithaca News
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Changes to Odd/ Even Parking

City of Ithaca Common Council recently voted to make time adjustments to the City’s Odd/ Even parking regulations, allowing more time for city crews to complete the clearing of roadways.Odd/ Even parking regulations are in effect from November 1st through...

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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