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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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The Legislature, by unanimous vote after little discussion, went on record strongly against a retroactive "cost recovery" tax imposed on Industrial Development Agencies (IDAs) across New York State.

The State Department of Taxation and Finance has billed every...

In his annual "State of the College" message, Tompkins Cortland Community College president Dr. Carl Haynes told the Legislature the College is strong and has accomplished much in the past year. But while enrollment is growing (up by more than 14% as of the fall) and will...

The County Public Safety Committee today indicated its support for proceeding toward implementing an integrated voice and data system, as the final phase of the County's Public Safety Communications System capital project, begun in 2003. The committee, by unanimous vote,...

Due to inclement weather, curbside recycling will not be collected Friday, February 26. Recyclables scheduled for pickup on the 26th will be collected on Saturday, February 27. Regular schedules will resume on Monday, March 1.

The Recycling and Solid Waste Center...

Tompkins County Sheriff Peter Meskill has issued a travelers advisory for Tompkins County, which advises no unnecessary travel through 6 a.m. Friday, February 26.

All roads in Tompkins County remain open.

Road crews are working hard to keep up,...

The County Industrial Development Agency today approved a revised 20-year Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) agreement between the IDA and Lansing's AES Cayuga power generating facility. The revision decreases the plant's valuation from that negotiated in the initial...

The Villages of Cayuga Heights, Dryden, Groton and Trumansburg will hold elections on Tuesday, March 16. Only registered voters living within the village boundaries are eligible to vote.

Absentee ballots for these elections are now available at the Tompkins...

The Legislature's Budget and Capital Committee today recommended an adjustment to the 2010 County budget that would decrease the funding received by programs and agencies under the County's municipal sales tax agreement with the City of Ithaca. The recommended decrease of...

The Legislature, by unanimous vote, accepted and endorsed the Route 96 Corridor Management Study, which evaluates how development along the corridor from the Village of Trumansburg to the City of Ithaca would affect corridor traffic. The study, undertaken through a...

The Legislature, by unanimous vote, scheduled a public hearing next month related to the project reconstructing Hanshaw Road in the Towns of Ithaca and Dryden and Village of Cayuga Heights. The hearing will be held Tuesday, March 16, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Legislature...

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