July 2, 2022
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Salt used on campus to melt ice hurts guiding eye dogs

By | Mar 2, 2022

Guiding eye dog trainers take issue with the ice-melt used on campus because the salt is composed of sodium chloride, the least pet friendly kind.


Commentary: Ice at IC creates dangerous walking conditions

By | Feb 16, 2022

In addition to below freezing temperatures and the stressful start to a new semester, college students now have a new barrier to face: the ground


Ithaca rations road salt due to many winter storms

By | Feb 25, 2015

The Town of Ithaca’s road salt supply has struggled to meet the demands of this winter, which has slammed the community with its severity in both temperatures and snowfall. The town announced Feb. 20 it will be limiting its usage of salt due to shortages experienced by Public Works.