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  1. Stop light or two way stop sign at Coddington Rd. and Burns Rd. Ithaca

    Very hard to see at this intersection, cars go over speed limit.

    Jun 20, 2018 by CEOOFMYHOUSE (8 points)

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  2. Noise Control

    I am a resident living upstairs of a bar called Silky Jones in Downtown Commons. It keeps playing loud music at night these days. I think the noise level is unreasonable. Even it is a bar, it should...

    Jan 12, 2019 by Lindsey (5 points)

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  3. Makerspace for the public

    I'm the president of the non-profit makerspace Ithaca Generator. This thought relates the the whole ecosystem however. The mayor has acknowledged the maker movement in his public statements and...

    Jan 31, 2017 by Elliot Wells (5 points)

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  4. Add picnic tables and more benches

    Add picnic tables and more benches & trash cans at Washington Park This is such a large park, but is missing more places to sit. Also, a couple more trash cans would help.

    Jun 19, 2018 by Susan Sitaraman (5 points)

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  5. Save the Old Train/Bus Station building!

    Save the Old Train/Bus Station building! What a wonderful historic site! I hope someone has a vision for this old building and will bring it back to life in a new and exciting way.

    Jul 5, 2018 by L W (5 points)

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  6. Basketball court needs a sun shade or some trees planted, players are blind looking into the sun while shooting the ball...

    Need to put up a sun shade for the basketball court. The late day sun is blinding players. they are waiting until dark just to play..

    Jun 11, 2019 by Brandon Muirhead (25 points)

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  7. Drop charges against Rose de Groat and Cadji Ferguson

    I am concerned about the police violence that occurred on the Commons on April 6. Two African American members of the community were the victims of an assault, and Ithaca police officers tackled,...

    Jun 10, 2019 by John Suter (15 points)

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  8. Reassess%20the%20new%20traffic%20configuration%20at%20the%20intersection%20of%20Floral%20Ave%20/%20Hector%20Street%20/%20State%20St%20-%20

    The new sidewalks / medians / stop signs/ and lane patterns at the intersections of State st / Buffalo st / Hector st / Floral Ave are causing traffic to be unbearable and unsafe on all of these...

    Sep 6, 2018 by Ariel Ecklund (5 points)

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  9. Enforcement of pedestrian crosswalks

    Police should enforce traffic laws regarding pedestrian crosswalks. Of all the places I have lived, never have so few vehicles yielded to pedestrians trying to cross at legally designated crosswalks....

    Nov 1, 2017 by MikeD (15 points)

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  10. Make Green Street Garage Safe Again

    Someone just hit my car at the green street garage. They did not pay for the ticket and they slip through behind me when i paid for mine. I do not know this person and they out right stressed me out...

    Oct 11, 2018 by Andrew Dawkins (5 points)

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  11. Free Access to Swimming Pools

    I visited some family in Cortland, NY and went to Wickwire Pool, to my surprise it was FREE. Ithaca should have a Free Pool for kids and teens in our community.

    Jun 28, 2019 by CEOOFMYHOUSE (8 points)

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  12. Library/bus garage/parking

    Please make sure easy and comfortable access to the Tompkins County Public Library is one of your top concerns. Currently the buses lining the street in front of the library is counter-productive to...

    Oct 4, 2018 by Gay Huddle (5 points)

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  13. electric scooters

    Dear Mayor, Please do not allow electric scooters in Ithaca. My husband and I were in Baltimore, which has them, and we saw several wipeouts of drivers, and were almost in a collision with several...

    Jun 19, 2019 by PAULA TWOMEY (5 points)

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  14. Concerned about the lack of parking

    I'm concerned about the parking downtown, specifically the commons/central downtown. I moved to Ithaca about 16 years ago and ever since moving here, there's been a problem with lack of parking spaces...

    Mar 8, 2019 by Runner (8 points)

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  15. Parking Enforcement

    Can parking enforcements talk nicely to people? I lived in college town Ithaca, I have seen the parking enforcements yelling at people who just park to drop off something very quick and go.Instead of...

    Oct 29, 2018 by Zaw Winn (5 points)

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  16. Ban plastic bags

    I think a gradual ban on plastic bags in Ithaca would be great. Boston is just starting this process...

    Nov 15, 2018 by Lillian Baptist (5 points)

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  17. Put memorials to gorge victims right in the gorges themselves

    Students are given strong, graphic warnings about the dangers of swimming in the gorge, but these warnings are distant memories when the falls beckon. A more immediate, onsite reminder might help. Why...

    Aug 10, 2017 by Elsie (5 points)

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