Old Library Site Sells for $925K

The Tompkins County Legislature approved the sale of the Old Library site to Travis-Hyde Properties.  The proposed four story building will house 58 senior apartments and ground level commercial space along with a community room managed by Lifelong.  Occupancy of the building is planned for March 2019.  For more information click here.

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Two Dryden Solar Projects Approved

Two community solar projects proposed by Sun8 in the Town of Dryden have been approved by the Dryden Town Board.  These projects will produce 28 megawatts of electricity. The projects addressed concerns of Dryden residents regarding views and set back requirements and will offer many benefits to the community including giving Dryden residents an exclusive 30-day period to be […]

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Cayuga Salt Mine Receives DEC Approval

The Cayuga Salt Mine received a permit from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to construct a new $42 million mine shaft that company officials say will will provide a safer work environment, cut employee commuting time, and provide an ample supply of electricity, air, and faster emergency extraction from active mining […]

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CFCU moving to The Commons

CFCU Community Credit Union plans to move 30 administrative employees from its two locations on Craft Road in the Town of Ithaca and consolidate them in one space on The Commons – 109 The Commons where Chemung Canal was previously a tenant.  The move demonstrates CFCU’s commitment to downtown.  Click here for more information.

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