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The Tompkins County Health Department will be closed Oct. 18, Noon-4:30PM, for staff development. The answering service will receive phone calls.and will notify staff In case of emergency.

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.

Opportunities to serve on several Planning & Sustainability advisory boards. Further details HERE.

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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Moody's Investor Service has announced it is maintaining Tompkins County's high municipal bond rating of "Aa1" and has removed the "negative outlook" qualifier that has been part of the County's rating for the past three years. Moody's has revised the outlook from "...

The Legislature's Capital Plan Review Committee today expressed its support of moving toward further analysis to explore the concept of a Center of Government building, exploring the potential costs and benefits involved if the County were to replace several older,...

The Legislature, by unanimous vote set the 2011 Solid Waste Annual Fee, which holds the fee at its current rate of $56.00 per billing unit. As in the past, single-family residences, mobile homes, and churches are charged as one billing unit. The action also establishes...

The Legislature approved the issuance of up to $4.5 million in tax-exempt private activity bonds by the Tompkins County Industrial Development Agency to support expansion of Transonic Systems' headquarters, located at the Warren Road Business Park in Lansing. The bonding...

The Tompkins County Legislature tonight adopted the County's 2011 budget and the County's capital program for the next five years, concluding two-and-a-half months of budget deliberations. The adopted budget is identical to the amended tentative budget approved by...

Today is "Nancy Zahler Day" in Tompkins County, in honor of retiring Youth Services Director Nancy Zahler, who led the Youth Services Department for the past three decades.

A proclamation from Legislature Chair Martha Robertson, paying official tribute to Zahler...

A free workshop for persons concerned about a relative or friend with Alzheimer's or a related disorder is being held Friday, November 19, Noon - 1:30 p.m. at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca.

Michael Massurin, of the CNY...

Legislators listened tonight, as the public commented on the County's 2011 tentative budget, at the Legislature's formal public hearing on the recommended spending plan that has been developed over the past two months.

About 40 people attended the 50-minute...

The County Legislature invites county residents to comment on the County's proposed 2011 budget at a public budget hearing to be held Monday, November 8.

The hearing will begin at 7:00 p.m. at the County Legislative Chambers, located on the second floor of the...

The Legislature's Facilities and Infrastructure (F&I) Committee today took a first look at a proposed new local law that would regulate heavy commercial use of County highways to protect those public roads from damage.

The purpose of the proposed law would...

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