The Village of Cayuga Heights Board of Trustees passed the2021-2022 Tentative Budgetfor the fiscal year ending May31, 2022 last night at the Annual Organizational meeting. To view the meeting Click Here.
The March Village Election was held on Tuesday March 16th, 2021 at the First Congregational Church located at 309 Highland Rd. There are 3 Village Trustee Offices to be filled.
The Village Budget Workshop was held on March 13th, 2021 from 9:00 AM to Noon. To view the meeting Click Here. Passcode: E73GN&%P
The Village held a Public Information Meeting on February 23 at 7:00 PM the purpose of this meeting was to engage our residents in a dialog regarding this police reform effort. Chief Wright discussed our current law enforcement practices, as well as the changes that have arisen from the collaborative review-for example, the establishment of a Body Worn Camera program for our officers. Residents may continue to submit questions or comments through email at Jwright@cayuga-heights.ny.us or contact Chief Wright directly by calling the CHPD at 607-257-1011. If you missed the meeting click this LINK. To view the VCH Police Reform Draft click this LINK.
We are happy to see that many of the initiatives promoted as part of the State's police reform effort are already a part of CHPD's policy, practice and procedure. A summary of the survey results along with an explantion of the Villages's response to each question (highlighted in yellow) can be found HERE.
Updated Refuse Schedule
Village Water Bills have been mailed and are due by February 20, 2021 CLICK HERE
Short Term Rental Permits
Short term rental permit renewals were due January 1st. 2021. Logs from 2020 guest stays (for renewals) AND PAYMENT must also be returned to the Village Clerks office withing 10 days of completing the application. As a reminder, anyone who plans to rent out their home, even if only for graduation weekend, must obtain a permit through the Village. Applications, sample logs, and fire and safety checklists may be found on our website. MORE>>
The Virtual Walking Safe Cayuga Heights Public Informational Meeting is now available. To view the meeting Click Here
eeking Community Input on Police Reform. This Survey is part of the Village of Cayuga Heights initiative on Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative efforts. Community members can also contact Police Chief Jerry Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org with any thoughts and or concerns as part of our ongoing initiative.
The Village of Cayuga Heights Police Department would like to inform the public that U.S. Census Workers will be canvassing the area. To confirm a person is employed with the United States Census please call the NYS Bureau by Regional Census Center 212-882-7100 for more information click here Identifying a U.S. Census Worker
Village Street Lights: The Village Board of Trustees is looking for Village residents feedback. Please email email@example.com . Sample Pictures
Seeking Community Input on Police Reform. This Survey is part of the Village of Cayuga Heights initiative on Police Reform and Reinvention Collaborative efforts. Community members can also contact Police Chief Jerry Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org with any thoughts and or concerns as part of our ongoing initiative.
Refuse Schedule For additional details click here. For the most up to date schedule for recycling, please visit the Tompkins County Recycling and Materials Management page here.
Important Recycling News
Beginning in December, the Department of Recycling and Materials Management in Tompkins County will be implementing an enforcement plan to reduce the contamination rate in our recyclables. Recycling bins with contamination will receive orange "Warning" stickers which will alert residents to recycling mistakes they made. In February, residents who put unacceptable materials in their bins will receive a red "Rejected" sticker and the contents of their bin will not be accepted. MORE>>
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