Village Voters Are Eligible to Vote for Town Candidates

Perhaps you have noticed the yard sign, below, on Village streets and roads. It is a reminder that, as residents of the Village of Lansing, voters are also eligible to vote for Town of Lansing candidates in the upcoming November 5th election. Approximately one-third of the Town’s budget is paid by the Village; therefore, registered …
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Early Voting is Coming!

Early Voting is Coming! What This Means for You. For the first time, registered voters in Tompkins County this fall will have a new voting option, with an additional nine days to cast their ballot before Election Day. Early this year, New York State enacted the New York State Early Voting Act, which requires all …
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Tompkins County Recycling Changes

Tompkins County Recycling released new guidelines on the collection and processing of recyclable materials. For more information please read their “Open Letter to the Community Regarding Recycling Changes,” by clicking  HERE.

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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