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October 17, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Eco-Reps to begin issuing Green Room Certifications

By | Oct 2, 2019

The Ithaca College Eco-Reps will be rolling out the Green Room Certification program to increase sustainability on an individual level on campus. 

Students present anti-corruption act to Common Council

By | Nov 28, 2017

The proposal presented to ban lobbying and to make the money in super PACs more transparent and independent from candidate’s campaigns.

Ithaca bound refugee families halted by immigration ban

By | Feb 8, 2017

In the fall, the U.S. Department of State gave Catholic Charities of Tompkins and Tioga County permission to bring 50 refugees to Ithaca.

City of Ithaca officially declares itself sanctuary city

By The Ithacan | Feb 2, 2017

The City of Ithaca Common Council unanimously approved a sanctuary city ordinance at its Feb. 1 meeting, which dozens of Ithaca residents attended.

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.

Q&A: IC administrator runs for Ithaca Common Council

By | Oct 28, 2015

“The City of Ithaca faces complex issues, and I feel I bring the appropriate experience and attitude to help address those issues.”

City named certified living-wage employer

By | Dec 4, 2013

After deciding to become a living-wage employer, the City of Ithaca has received official certification from the Tompkins County Workers Center.

Ithaca Mayor creates tension with proposed budget.

By | Oct 9, 2013

Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick presented his proposed 2014 budget to the city’s Common Council on Oct. 1 and created tension with Cornell University.

Sidewalk policy offers relief to homeowners

By | Sep 11, 2013

A new sidewalk policy aimed at lessening Ithaca homeowners’ responsibility for damages to sidewalks was approved by the Common Council of the City of Ithaca on Sept. 4.

City considers waiting period for lease renewal

By | May 2, 2013

The Ithaca Common Council is considering a 60-day waiting period before landlords could look for new tenants or renew leases with current tenants. The 60-day period can be waived if both the landlord and tenant agree in writing to bypass the waiting period.

Rally raises awareness about corporate involvement in politics

By | Jan 24, 2013

Member of Move to Amend rally to end corporate involvement in politics at the Autumn Leaves Bookstore Sunday.