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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.

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

Legislators observed a moment of silence in memory of Wesley McDermott, Supervising Attorney of the County’s Assigned Counsel program who passed away August 22.  Several spoke in tribute, including County Attorney Jonathan Wood who praised Mr. McDermott’s dedication and...

The Tompkins County Highway Division has scheduled a Public Information Meeting regarding the Red Mill Road and West Malloryville Road Bridges for Wednesday, September 2nd, from 6:00-7:00 p.m., at the McLean Fire Station.  Everyone interested...

The Legislature’s Planning, Energy, and Environmental Quality Committee today passed on to the full Legislature a recommended resolution that would have the Legislature ask New York State to perform an assessment regarding the health and environmental risks associated...

Food scraps recycling has taken hold in Tompkins County, with the Solid Waste Division recently reaching the 2500 mark in the number of tool kits distributed to residents. Additional plans this year include the opening of a seventh residential drop spot for the East Hill...

Tompkins County Office for the Aging has been awarded, through a competitive process, a five year contract for $113,000 each year with the New York State Office for the Aging and the Office of State Long Term Care Ombudsman.  Tompkins County will administer the Ombudsman...

Sample Ballots for the September 10 Primary Election for, Alderperson in the City of Ithaca Ward 2 (Democratic Only) and Town Supervisor in the Town of Lansing (Republican Only) can be viewed at www.votetompkins.com. Absentee...

The Legislature ratified a new, three-year collective bargaining agreement between Tompkins County and its White Collar Unit (Civil Service Employees Association, Civil Service Employees Association, Local 855), the County’s largest employees union.  Approval came...

The Legislature voted to authorize a new agreement to supply electricity to support county government operations, which extends the County’s electricity procurement agreement with the former Integrys Energy Services, now Constellation Energy, for a two-year period, from...

The Legislature, by unanimous vote (Legislator Kathy Luz Herrera was excused), authorized the Tompkins County Development Corporation to issue up to $50 million in Tax-Exempt Revenue Bonds to enable the refinancing of prior bond debt by Ithaca College.  The action, which...

The Legislature’s Public Safety Committee today began to consider a request from the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office to appropriate more than $360,000 from the Contingent Fund to cover anticipated shortfalls in the 2015 budget related to overtime expense in the Road...

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