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April 23, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Q&A: Svante Myrick discusses bid for third term

By | Mar 26, 2019

Svante Myrick announced on March 6 that he is running for a third term. He said if he gets a third term, he’ll continue to work on improving the city.

Number of Tompkins County residents increases at IC

By | Dec 12, 2018

When students make the commitment to attend college, most of them look forward to venturing into their new lives, learning to live on their own and gaining a college experience.

Natural Lands staff track impact deer have on ecosystem

By | Nov 8, 2017

The college runs three deer exclosure projects in the Natural Lands that help staff see how overeaten vegetation will exist without the presence of deer.

Myrick presents in observance of National Coming Out Day

By | Oct 11, 2017

Mayor Svante Myrick gave advice to Ithaca College community members about how to be allies for the LGBT community during his presentation Oct. 10.

Students design new logo for City of Ithaca Parks

By | Oct 10, 2017

City Forester Jeanne Grace said the Parks Commission was interested in creating a signifying logo to let people know what spaces in the city are public spaces.

Portion of Aurora St and Danby Rd closed near Ithaca College

By | Feb 6, 2017

A section of Aurora Street/Danby Road near Ithaca College will be closed Feb. 6–7 while the City of Ithaca installs a new water service line.

Svante Myrick makes Forbes 30 Under 30

By | Jan 22, 2017

In its profile of him, Forbes touted some of Myrick’s accomplishments as mayor, including his closing the $3 million deficit he inherited and his 2016 re-election victory with 89 percent of the vote.

City of Ithaca considering parking changes to increase revenue

By | Oct 26, 2016

Possible policy changes include charging for parking in garages and on the street until 11 p.m. on weekdays and on Saturday and Sunday.

Study presents improvements for student housing in Ithaca

By | Oct 5, 2016

Over 14,000 students live off campus, constituting about a third of the population of the City of Ithaca during the academic year.

City of Ithaca still vying for approval to accept 50 refugees

By | Oct 5, 2016

The City of Ithaca is planning to take in 50 refugees from Syria and from other countries experiencing civil conflicts.

City of Ithaca economic index reaches record-breaking high

By | Sep 6, 2016

A monthly economic review of the City of Ithaca by the Ithaca College Department of Economics reported that the business index reached a record-breaking high during the month of July due to a boom in job growth and in the hospitality sectors.

Illegal behavior continues at Ithaca gorges despite patrols

By , | Aug 31, 2016

The City of Ithaca employed rangers to patrol the dams along Six Mile Creek this summer and enforce swimming and cliff jumping bans. Despite the pilot program, city officials said it has only had marginal success in enforcing rules and that violations are increasing as Ithaca College students return to school.