Fresh assorted vegetables in boxes on farmer's market

Request for Proposal

Project Coordinator wanted for Food Processing Sector Business Incubation Center Business Strategy: Feasibility Study.

Requested by Tompkins County Area Development Foundation


Industrial Development Agency (IDA)

Tompkins County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has the authority to abate a variety of local and State taxes and serves as a conduit to the tax-exempt bond market for private sector projects. Its authority is guided by federal and State laws as well as policies established by its Board of Directors.

Ithaca Hummus

TCAD Revolving Loan Fund

Revolving Loan Funds are a popular economic development tool, delivering high risk capital to projects that cannot be financed by conventional sources. Loans are generally used as gap financing where the existing bank financing and equity available are not sufficient to meet project needs.


Top 10 Fifty Places to Live

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
Click here to check out all of Ithaca’s accolades.


Ithaca Area Companies have Won $50 million in SBIR Funding


#1 Smartest City