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    May 2017

  • May Meetings
    Zoning Board Meeting: Monday, May 1st from 7:00 PM at Marcham.
    Board of Trustee Meeting: Monday, May 15th from 7:00 PM at Marcham Hall.
    Planning Board Meeting: Monday, May 22nd from 7:00 PM at Marcham Hall.

    All agendas will be posted once available.

    April 2017

  • Updated Deer Reports
    New deer reports are available. Visit the Deer Population & Control webpage to view the reports.
  • Village of Cayuga Heights Zoning Law Revision
    The Village of Cayuga Heights is updating their Zoning Law Ordinance. These revisions have been in the works for the past two years by the Zoning Review Committee and are now before the Planning Board for their comments. The Planning Board will continue reviewing the current draft at their next meeting on Monday, April 24th at 7 PM. When the Planning Board is done, the Board of Trustees will hold one or more public hearings before voting on these changes. Click here to view the current draft of the Zoning Law Revision.
  • Spring Leaf Pickup
    We will not be doing spring leaf curbside pickup this year. Leaves can be picked up during regular brush pick up in containers (no plastic bags). Please refer to our brush and leaf pickup rules and regulations on the household and yard refuse webpage.
  • Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony
    The annual Arbor Day tree planting ceremony will be held the Cayuga Heights Elementary School Friday, April 28 from 1:00-2:00 PM. Click here to view the Arbor Day Proclamation.
  • April Meetings
    Organizational Meeting and FYE 2018 Budget Continuation Meeting: Tuesday, April 4th from 7:00 PM at the Fire Station. Click here for the agenda.
    Board of Trustee Meeting: Monday, April 10th from 7:00 PM at Marcham Hall.
    Public Hearing for the FYE 2018 Budget: Monday, April 17th from 7:00 PM at Marcham Hall. Click here to view budget exhibits. Click here for the agenda.
    Planning Board Meeting: Monday, April 24th from 7:00 PM at Marcham.

    All agendas will be posted once available.

    March 2017

  • Curbside Recycling Delayed Till Saturday
    Due to severe weather conditions, curbside recycling collection has been delayed a day. The Village's recycling will now be collected on Saturday, March 18th. Thursday's regular refuse pick-up and Friday's bulky trash will still be collected on schedule. Thank you for your cooperation.
  • Tompkins County Programming Notice
    March 8th Notice. More>>
  • 2017 Village Election
    The Village of Cayuga Heights Mayor and four candidates for Village Board seats are running unopposed in the March 21, 2017 election. The Village election will take place at Kendal at Ithaca from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. There will be signs directing voters to the south entrance of Kendal. March 10th will be the last day to register to vote.  Voting registrations and absentee ballot applications can be found at Marcham Hall or at the Tompkins County Board of Election.  Click here for the sample ballot
  • March Meetings
    Board of Trustee Meeting: Monday, March 20th from 7:00 PM at Marcham Hall. Click here for the agenda.
    Budget Workshop: Saturday, March 25th from 9:00 AM at Marcham Hall
    Planning Board Meeting: Monday, March 27th from 7:00 PM at Marcham. Click here for the agenda.

    All agenda's will be posted once available.

    February 2017

  • Arbor Day Foundation Names Village of Cayuga Heights Tree City USA
    For the third year in a row the Village of Cayuga Heights was named a Tree City USA in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. More>>
  • What Your Village Government Was Up To 100 Years Ago
    At the monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees on February 21 village historian Beatrice Szekely offered the mayor and trustees the following remarks about who their antecedents were on the first village board formed 100 years ago and what they were doing in the waning winter of 1917. More>>
  • IPEI's 19th Annual Adult Spelling Bee
    Come see what the BUZZZZZ is about. Join the fun as teams of spellers compete. Visit for more information.
  • Meet Our New Deputy Clerk
    The Village of Cayuga Heights is pleased to introduce Mr. Jeffrey Walker, our new Deputy Clerk. More>>
  • Village Hall Closed for Presidents Day
    Village Hall will be closed Monday, February 20th in observance of Presidents Day.  Refuse collection is not affected by the holiday.
  • Charter Communications Cable Programming Notice
    January 28, 2017 notice. More>>
  • February Meetings
    Board of Trustee Meeting: Tuesday, February 21st at the Fire Station, 7:00 pm.

    All agenda's will be posted once available.

    January 2017

  • Statewide Essay Contest for 8th Graders
    The New York State Conference of Mayors (NYCOM) is inviting all eight grader students currently enrolled in a school located in a city or village in New York State to participate in a statewide essay contest addressing the topic, "If I Were Mayor, I Would..." Essay DEADLINE: March 8, 2017. For more information visit
  • Referendum for a Constitutional Convention Informational Meeting
    The referendum for a constitutional convention will be held on November 7, 2017 ballot. To learn more, please join us for this informational meeting held on January 23. Click here to learn more.
  • Tompkins County Seeking Applications for Newly Created Energy Task Force
    On January 3rd, the Tompkins County Legislature, by unanimous vote, established the Tompkins County Energy Task Force. The new Task Force is charged with providing input and guidance to the County Planning Department and the Legislature on the topics of energy, climate change, and energy-related economic development, and will be availalbe to provide advice to other community groups on these topics. Click here to learn more.
  • January Meetings
    Board of Trustee Meeting: Tuesday, January 17th at the Cayuga Heights Fire Station at 7:00 p.m. Click here for the agenda
    Planning Board Meeting: Monday, January 23rd at Marcham Hall at 7:00 p.m. Click here for the agenda.
    Board of Trustee Special Meeting: Friday, January 27th at Marcham Hall, 10:00 pm for personnel action.

    All agenda's will be posted once available.

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