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2015 News Archives

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The Greater Tompkins County Municipal Health Insurance Consortium is recruiting for a full-time Executive Director. More information HERE.

Tompkins County Highway seels qualified candidates for the position of Associate Civil Engineer.  Apply by January 31. More information HERE.

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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2015 News Archives

The Legislature, by unanimous vote amended the County’s Capital Program to incorporate a $575,000 renovation to the first-floor lobby area of the County’s Mental Health Building and approved a contract with HOLT Architects for architectural, engineering, and construction...

The Legislature approved nine separate bond resolutions, authorizing up to a little over $7 million in bonding, to finance of a range of projects, all authorized as part of the County’s Capital Plan.  Among projects included in the bond authorization are up to $800,000...

The Legislature, by a split vote of 6-7 (Legislator Carol Chock was excused) turned down a proposed new Local Law that would have allowed the sale of sparkling devices in restricted periods during the year. The Legislature through its action did not approve a local...

The Legislature, without dissent, passed a resolution in honor of former County Board of Representatives Member Stuart Stein, who passed away in June of last year and was remembered at a memorial service May 3.  The measure pays tribute to Mr. Stein and his many...

The special legislative committee charged with recommending a preferred developer for the Old Tompkins County Library today proceeded toward the next stage in the review process, hearing presentations from three prospective developers who responded to the County’s...

Please join the Tompkins County Office for the Aging’s Advisory Committee for its 2015 Annual Luncheon Thursday, May 14.  The Luncheon will be held at the Hotel Ithaca, 222 S. Cayuga Street, Ithaca, beginning at 12:00 p.m.

Ted Sobel will be...

The Tompkins County Health Department will be closed on Thursday, April 30 from 12:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. for staff development. All department staff will participate.

The Department’s answering service will receive phone calls. If there is an emergency, appropriate...

The Tompkins County Department of Environmental Health is celebrating National Drinking Water Week by hosting a taste test on Sunday, May 3, from 1:00 p.m.to 5:00 p.m. at the Streets Alive!event on Cayuga Street in Ithaca.  Throughout...

The Legislature, by unanimous vote (Legislator Mike Sigler was excused) adopted a new Local Law that prohibits in Tompkins County the sale, application, and disposal of waste associated with oil and natural gas exploration, extraction, and storage activities.  The Law...

The Legislature took public comment, but delayed scheduled action on a proposed new Local Law that would allow the sale of sparkling devices in restricted periods during the year. The law would exercise a local option to allow the devices to be excluded from the “...

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