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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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The Legislature took several actions related to Ithaca Tompkins Regional Airport, including acceptance of a $1.5 million dollar grant from the Federal Aviation Administration, approval of a consulting agreement, and award of bids to construct a new sand storage building at...

Months after the proposal was first advanced, the Legislature's Facilities and Infrastructure Committee is recommending adoption of a county road preservation law, one that incorporates revisions based on public input during months of study. The committee today, by votes...

The number of Lyme Disease cases has steadily increased in Tompkins County since 2006 the Tompkins County Health Department reports. Karen Bishop, Community Health Nurse Supervisor noted that in 2006 there were 2 cases; in 2010 there were 70 with a steady increase in the...

The new independent commission charged with preparing a recommended plan for reapportioning County legislative districts based on the 2010 Census, has officially started its work. The commission convened for the first time late yesterday. It must submit its recommended...

Tompkins Consolidated Area Transit (TCAT) is inviting its passengers and the community to a celebration at which time TCAT will announce a major award from the Washington, D.C.-based American Public Transportation Association that recognizes TCAT as the best public transit...

Overview to the 2010 Tompkins County Youth Development Survey

Did you know:
~ 1 in 3 Tompkins County high schoolers are current alcohol users.
~ 1 in 6 are current marijuana users.
~ Tompkins County 10th and 12th graders report more alcohol and...

Reflecting on lessons learned and questions yet to be answered about the hydrofracking and the economy, a Cornell expert today told members of the Tompkins County Council of Governments (TCCOG) that New York State is already being affected by such shale gas drilling, even...

Culminating months of discussion and in-depth review, the Legislature has reached the difficult decision of deciding the future of the Certified Home Health Agency (CHHA), operated by the Health Department. The Legislature, by a vote of 9-6, following nearly two hours of...

Following a public hearing, the Legislature, by unanimous vote, adopted the 2011-2012 operating budget for Tompkins Cortland Community College (TC3). The $35.9 million budget holds the sponsoring community contribution from Tompkins and Cortland Counties steady at a little...

The Legislature, by a vote of 13-2, urged Governor Cuomo to rescind the Memorandum of Agreement signed last year with the federal Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency implementing the Secure Communities program in New York, and to not...

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