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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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2017 News Archives

Tompkins County is recruiting applicants with a background in arts and culture for the Strategic Tourism Planning Board (STPB).
The STPB is a volunteer public board that advises the Tompkins County Legislature on effective use of over $2.5 million in hotel room...

Tompkins Cortland Community College President Dr. Carl Haynes provided a sobering report to the Tompkins County Legislature, as he delivered his final “State of the College” message, the final annual briefing that he will provide the Legislature before his retirement at...

A public input session will be held on Monday, March 20, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at The Space @GreenStar to gather comments, ideas, and concerns about how local law enforcement services are—and could be--organized and provided in Tompkins County.

Public input is...

The Legislature, without dissent (Legislator Jim Dennis was excused), authorized acceptance of a more than $600,000 shared-services grant awarded to the Tompkins County Clerk’s Office from the New York State Department of State Municipal Restructuring Fund.

The...

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) announced that it is launching a pilot program to test lead in drinking water. The program is available to residents that are served by either a private well or public water system. The program is free of charge to...

The Tompkins County Health Department thanks all media outlets that published or broadcast our press release dated February 27, 2017. The reports along with the community’s help allowed the Health Department to resolve the issue.

The Health Department was able to...

Friday, March 10, 2017 is the last day for a new voter to register in person to be eligible to vote in the March 21, 2017 Village Elections in the Villages of Cayuga Heights, Dryden and Groton.

Sample Ballots for the March 21st Village Elections are now...

The Tompkins County Health Department must locate a dog that bit a person while on the Ithaca Commons near Casablanca Pizzeria. The bite occurred early Saturday morning around 2 a.m., February 25, 2017.

The dog is described as a yellow mixed lab that was wearing a...

 Tompkins County is seeking applicants for several vacancies on the Tompkins County Planning Advisory Board

Three of the seats currently open are for individuals with expertise in Education, Natural Environment, and Energy. Created by the County Legislature in...

 The Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) was notified by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) that drainage from Sunnyside Farms in Cayuga County was running clear as of Wednesday, February 22, 2017. Waters in Salmon Creek and its...

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