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  1. Rewrite Portions of the Exterior Property Maintenance Ordinance Chapter 178

    Chapter 178 3B & 4A addressing garbage bags was poorly written to allow prosecution of property owners and renters for frivolous issues. People are being ticketed and fined during clean-up for merely...

    Nov 14, 2015 by T Terpening (8 points)

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  2. Cleaning up Dewitt Park

    It's not so much an idea as a point of notice. Many children and students use Dewitt Park, as well as people on lunch break or enjoying the Farmer's Market. However, along with that are large crowds...

    Jun 17, 2015 by KWR (5 points)

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  3. A more accessible downtown via FREE Parking-- Recycle and Scrap those awful new Pay Stations, NOW!

    Results are in from the informal poll of people I know: 100% HATE the new inconvenient, time-consuming, punitive of the elderly and disabled parking pay stations. I am sure the city wasted an...

    Oct 13, 2015 by Will Fudeman (5 points)

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  4. Modernize TCAT Disability Pass Procedure

    I am a person with a disability who moved to Ithaca from New Hartford, NY recently. I do not own a motor vehicle. I am on a very tight budget. Approximately 3 weeks ago I applied to TCAT for a half...

    Oct 30, 2016 by Peter Ogden (5 points)

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  5. Porchfest Traffic Control

    Porchfest has grown to a point where traffic control provided is inadequate for the crowds it attracts. Cayuga Street was open to traffic, but crowds spilled out from sidewalks, making passing...

    Sep 27, 2015 by C. J. Kilgore (10 points)

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  6. Do not use gel repellent for pigeon control

    Please do not use gel repellent for pigeon control. Today I was walking by Ithaca Commons and I found a sparrow with gel all over his body. He could not fly or see; he was very lifeless. I was...

    Aug 18, 2015 by Sanam (5 points)

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