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NY 79 Bridge Discussion on the Radio

Greg Perreault and Genie Herme were on WRFI radio this past week to talk about their misgivings on the State/Hector bridge changes. The audio is available here:


Public Art Commission Meeting

February 24, 2016 2nd Floor Conference Room, City Hall 4:00-6:00 PM AGENDA

Additions or Deletions to the Agenda Announcements Public Comment – 3 minutes per person Approval of Minutes – January 27, 2016 Ithaca Festival’s Proposed Art in Glow Project Updates CAP Public Art Mural Project 2016 Electrical Boxes Project Proposed Ordinance Change to Membership […]

Town Planning Board Meeting

TOWN OF ITHACA PLANNING BOARD Shirley A. Raffensperger Board Room, Town Hall 215 North Tioga Street Ithaca, New York 14850

Tuesday, January 5, 2016


7:00 P.M. SEQR Determination: Crown Castle / Verizon Wireless Telecommunication Facility, Mecklenburg Road.

7:00 P.M. PUBLIC HEARING: Consideration of Preliminary and Final Site Plan Approval and Special Permit for a […]

Stolen bike, IHS

I am sad to say my son’s bike was stolen Friday evening from Ithaca High School while he was there at an event.

FUJI Newest 2.0 Road Bike, frame 46 cm. Grey & black.

If you happen to see it anywhere or see it for sale, please contact me. We filed a police report Saturday […]

Use of Inlet Island for boat parking

The following comes from Cynthia Brock, 1st Ward alderperson; she refers to the item on pp 29-31 of the agenda of the 9/11/15 BPW meeting. That item is available here as a PDF (two letters explaining things plus a drawing of the parking lot): Boat Parking BPW Agenda.

A recent proposal has come to the […]

Cat looking for home

This cat seems to have moved into the space below our porch (on Cliff Street, on West Hill) a couple weeks ago. At first, we only saw an orange streak as it ran for cover. Then, it would stop at a distance and watch us for a while before disappearing again. But, the last few […]

City Hall at LACS

Svante Myrick in conversation with Jeff Stein (in black), the person behind “Ithaca Voice,” and a city hall intern.

The first “City Hall in Your Neighborhood” on West Hill was held tonight, March 26, in the gymnasium of the Lehman Alternative Community School. Representatives from about 1o city departments showed up — planning, city […]

Indian Creek Woods status

There will be an update of the county’s plans for the Indian Creek Woods presented by County Planning Commissioner Ed Marx at the Government Operations Committee meeting on Tuesday, March 24 at 3:30 p.m. at the legislative chambers at 121 E. Court St. He will report on the “Status of County Property on Harris B. […]

City Hall in Your Neighborhood

Next week, city staff will begin a series of visits to neighborhood schools and gathering places in Ithaca. The Mayor’s Office is calling it “City Hall in Your Neighborhood”.

These job fair style events will provide community members the opportunity to engage with staff members of different departments to meet and learn more about their […]

FYI — west hill project

From: Cynthia Brock <cynthia.ny8@gmail.com> Subject: Fwd: Subdivision on Campbell and Hector

?Hi all, I try to keep everyone abreast of zoning, building and development activities occurring in the First Ward. There is a minor subdivision planned for West Hill (one property split into two properties), and I wanted to pass it on.? Please see below […]