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2011 News Archives

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Click HERE for information from the Tompkins County Health Department on tick disease prevention & to watch the NYSDOH video on how to remove a tick.

Injury from falling is a major risk for older adults and people with disabilities.  Click HERE to review information on how to prevent falls from the Office for the Aging.

The Health Department is providing flu vaccinations for adults at its building, 55 Brown Road, across from the Airport.  Call 274-6616 to schedule your appointment.  More information

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2011 News Archives

It's almost time for the next Safe Medication Disposal Day in Tompkins County.

On Saturday, October 1, residents will once again have a chance to get rid of household medications they no longer need, as the Coalition for Safe Medication Disposal holds its latest...

The Legislature, by unanimous vote, authorized the Tompkins County Development Corporation to issue up to $4 million in tax-exempt revenue bonds to support facility improvements at Franziska Racker Centers at its headquarters on Wilkins Road in the Town of Ulysses.
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Tompkins County budget review continued tonight, as Legislators, acting as an Expanded Budget Committee, heard presentations from seven more departments and agencies. Legislators are continuing to examine the 2012 Tentative Budget presented by County Administrator Joe...

On Tuesday, September 27 from 5-7 p.m. at the Ithaca Holiday Inn, the Tompkins County Mental Health Services Board will sponsoring its third "Celebration and Recognition of the Community of Care That Serves the People of Tompkins County."

Here is information and...

Should you get a flu shot this year? Here's an easy answer: Everyone, Every Year (Everyone over the age of 6 months). This is the recommendation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD). A flu shot is the best...

Telephone service at Tompkins County offices has now been restored.

The County Office of Information Technology Services reports service was restored as of about 1:05 p.m.

The outage, related to telecommunications service provider issues, had affected...

Tompkins County will hold two more community meetings to discuss next year's County budget next week in Danby and Caroline.

The meetings will take place on Wednesday, September 21 at the Danby Town Hall, located at 1830 Danby Road in Danby, and on Thursday,...

The Tompkins County Environmental Management Council (EMC) will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening, September 14, regarding hydrilla, the Cayuga Inlet, and related decisions involving local and state watershed interests.

Representatives from NYS...

Legislators, acting as an Expanded Budget Committee, tonight heard four program presentations in a second night of review, as it continued to examine County Administrator Joe Mareane's 2012 tentative County budget, presented to the Legislature a week ago.

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In their initial review session of County Administrator Joe Mareane's recommended 2012 County Budget. Legislators acting as an Expanded Budget Committee tonight heard their first seven department budget presentations. As many as nine committee sessions are scheduled by...

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