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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Cayuga County and Central New York Region qualify for Phase 4 reopening

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Reopening Phase 4

In addition to essential businesses and businesses allowed to reopen in Phases 1, 2, and 3 -  starting June 26th, businesses in certain sectors are eligible to reopen if they are able to meet the safety guidelines provided by the...

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Cayuga County News
Posted on: June 6, 2020

Health Department COVID-19 Situational Update

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The Cayuga County Health Department regularly releases COVID-19 Situational Updates.

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Memorial Day Weekend Guidance, Emergency Order & County Event Cancelations

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Find out which outdoor activities are allowed and which ones are not. Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks and County Fair canceled.

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

Cayuga County COVID-19 Updates

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Go to the county resource page for updates on case stats & services

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

5/7/20 Agreement reached between Cayuga County and CSEA Bargaining Unit

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Update 5/7/20 - Agreement reached between Cayuga County and CSEA Bargaining Unit

An agreement has been reached between Cayuga County and the CSEA Bargaining Unit regarding the furlough process for its members as a cost savings response to initial reports o...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

5/7/20 Cayuga County car dealer showrooms to reopen by appointment

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Automobile dealership showings and sales, by appointment, are now permissible in Cayuga County. All interactions with the public are subject to current social distancing guidelines.

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Posted on: April 19, 2020

4/19/20 Cayuga County rescinds local executive order that closed golf courses

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Cayuga County is following state guidance and is rescinding the local executive order dated April 9, 2020 that temporarily closed golf courses in Cayuga County.

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Posted on: April 17, 2020

Cayuga County thanks the community for PPE donations

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The County Legislature and the County Emergency Management Office are grateful to the individuals and organizations who have donated essential safety items that are now protecting our frontline workers who continue to provide much-needed services.

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Posted on: April 11, 2020

4/11/20 Cayuga County calls for voluntary shelter-in-place

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Cayuga County calls for voluntary shelter-in-place 

Cayuga County has adopted a voluntary shelter-in-place plan. The County is asking residents to alternate the days they go out for necessary items in order to stop the spread of coronavirus.

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Cayuga County News
Posted on: April 11, 2020

4/11/20 Health Department public disclosure notice & map

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The Cayuga County Health Department Director, Kathleen Cuddy released the following statement on public disclosure and map showing COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine by Towns

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

4/8/20 Health Department reports first COVID-19 death in Cayuga County

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The Cayuga County Health Department releases the following COVID-19 Situational Update

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

4/7/20 Cayuga County Emergency Order to close playgrounds, athletic courts and fields

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The Chair of the Cayuga County Legislature issued an Emergency Order effective Wednesday, April 8, 2020 closing all playgrounds, athletic courts, and sporting fields and limiting interactions at all public parks in Cayuga County.

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

4/3/20 Check out the new COVID-19 Data Dashboard for Cayuga County

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Cayuga County is keeping citizens up to date by visualizing data to show how coronavirus is progressing in our community over time.

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

3/31/20 Press Conference Speeches on Public Health and Emergency Management Responses

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County officials gave an update on the local COVID-19 health emergency response. The video can be viewed on the Health Department’s Facebook page. The speeches are available for download.

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Cayuga County News
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Live Streaming of Cayuga County Legislative Meetings

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In response to the COVID-19 social distancing directive, county legislature and committee meetings will be live streamed for the public to view. Videos of past meetings can be viewed as well.

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Census 2020 - Why it Matters to You

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Your response matters in the 2020 Census!

Health clinics. Fire departments. Schools. Child care. Even roads and highways. The census can shape many different aspects of your community. The once-a-decade population count affects your representation in gover...

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Update on HEALing Communities Opioid Study in Cayuga County

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Special to The Citizen 2/4/2020

Link to column Healing Cayuga County - one person at a timeDownload column as a PDF

Press Release 11/4/2019

Cayuga County will participate in the HEALing Communities Research Study with the goal of reducing opioid dea...

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Cayuga County News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Find Your Legislator App Now Available

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Not sure who your legislator is, what election district you are in, where your polling place is? Our new District Locator App can help! Just type in your address and select what layers of information you want to see. It's that easy!

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Panel approved Countywide Shared Services Plan

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The county's Shared Services Panel approved the 2019 Shared Services Plan on November 20. The approved plan has been submitted to the State.

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