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Health Department Rabies Clinics this month. Details 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.

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2016 News Archives

Friday, August 19, 2016 is the last day for a new voter to postmark a registration form to be eligible to vote in the September 13, 2016 54th Senatorial District (Lansing) Republican and Reform Party Primary Elections.

Sample Ballots for the September 13,...

Tompkins County organizations planning Community Celebrations or projects with potential to draw visitors from outside Tompkins County are invited to apply for financial support from the Tompkins County Tourism Program. Grant guidelines and applications are available at...

The Tompkins County Solid Waste Division has installed its fourth public space recycling bin in Ithaca’s Stewart Park, along the Cayuga Waterfront Trail. It features receptacles for both trash and common single-stream recyclable items like cans, bottles and newspapers....

The Tompkins County Board of Elections has had several inquiries regarding the sudden turn of events regarding the position of Tompkins County District Attorney. We are writing this to clarify what has happened and what the procedure will be going forward.

On July...

The Tompkins County Board of Elections is mailing out yellow cards to all Tompkins County voters. Information on the cards contains poll site information, district information and election dates.

If the person to whom the card is addressed is no longer living at...

The Government Operations Committee of the Tompkins County Legislature weighed in today on a proposed Local Law that would, subject to voter approval, modify the County Charter to change the elected Sheriff to an appointed position after the end of the current election...

The Tompkins County Health Department is reminding residents of the continued need for water conservation, despite the rain that’s been received in recent days.

“The rain we have received has produced some short-term improvement,” notes Tompkins County Public...

Considering the issue during two hours of deliberation, the Tompkins County Legislature failed to yet move forward with scheduling formal public comment on a proposed Local Law that would modify the position of County Sheriff. The Legislature’s special Charter Review...

Legislature Chair Michael Lane announced that he will form a special Jail Study Committee, which will be charged with examining capacity issues at the Tompkins county Jail, the possibilities to affect capacity through the County’s alternatives-to-incarceration programs,...

The Legislature, without dissent, accepted the audited Tompkins County Financial Report for the year 2015, conducted by Insero & Co. CPAs. (Legislator Leslyn McBean-Clairborne was excused.) County Finance Director Rick Snyder provided Legislators a detailed briefing...

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