Upcoming Village Election
The 2019 Village election will be held on Tuesday, March 19th at Kendal at Ithaca 2230 North Triphammer Road in Ithaca. Polls are open noon to 9 p.m. on the 19th. Offices to be filled include three trustee positions for a two year term. March 8th was the last day for voters to register with the Board of Elections to vote in the Village election. March 12th was the last day for the BOE to receive applications for an absentee ballot to be mailed to a voter. March 18th is the last day for an applicant (or their agent) to personally deliver applications for an absentee ballot to the BOE. More>>
Village Recognized as a 2018 Tree City USA
The Arbor Day Foundation has named the Village of Cayuga Heights a 2018 Tree City USA in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. The Village achieved this recognition by meeting the program's four requirements: a tree board or department, a tree care ordinance, an annual community forestry budget of at least $2 per capita, and an Arbor Day observance and proclamation. More>>
Sunset Park Grant
The Village of Cayuga Heights was awarded a $5,000 grant from the Tompkins County Towns and Villages Parks and Trails Grant Program. The grant will be used for enhancement and restoration of Sunset Park, specifically to repair the stone pillars, fence and seating and to maintain the view towards Cayuga Lake.
Changes to Material Accepted for Recycling in Tompkins County
Changes to the recycling materials have led Tompkins County and its contracted vendor, Casella Recycling, to make adjustments in the county's recycling program. More>>