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Village Parks Closed Due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Until further notice, all Village of Lansing parks are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Tompkins County Health Department, new cases of the virus are now originating from community spread. Community spread is defined when individuals are infected by each other with the virus, including some who are not sure how or …
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Tompkins County Census Workers Needed!

Census Workers Needed! Spring and Summer Tompkins County is still very much in need of hiring more census workers.  Hours are flexible and pay in this county is now $20 instead of $18.  Census-worker income will not affect SNAP, HEAP or TANF benefits. Remember that the 2020 Census will affect redistricting within the state, how …
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Attendants Needed for Food Recycling Drop Spots

Tompkins County Recycling and Materials Management is hiring attendants to staff the Village’s food scraps recycling drop spot outside of the Village Office every Saturday. The drop spot has become very popular and is an important way for residents to divert their food scraps from the trash. Additional attendants are needed for drop spots throughout …
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Income Verification Program Required of Enhanced STAR Recipients

The Tompkins County Department of Assessment has begun mailing Income Verification Program applications to all Enhanced STAR recipients. Included in the New York State budget for 2018-2019, New York State is now mandating that all Enhanced STAR recipients participate in the Income Verification Program. Tompkins County already had approximately 2,800 seniors signed up for this …
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