Conservation Board

Chair: Michael Roberts
Vice Chair: Will VanDyke
Ellie Stewart
Lindsay Dombroskie
Elizabeth Hageman
James Hamilton
Eva Hoffmann
Jon Meigs - Associate Member
Vladimir Micic
Carrie Simon- Associate Member

Meetings are the first Thursday of each month at 5:30pm in the Aurora Conference Room of Town Hall, 215 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY.  The Aurora Conference Room is located at the back entrance of Town Hall and is handicap accessible.

Meeting Agendas

Conservation Board Documents

Conservation Board 2017 Work Goals
Conservation Board Activities/Accomplishments 2017
Conservation Board Brochure
Conservation Board Comments regarding Gas Drilling
Southwest Glens and Creeks Conservation Zone
Timber Harvesting in Conservation Zones
Deer Management – Recommended Actions for the Town of Ithaca – May 2017
Scenic Views – map and guide

The Town of Ithaca Conservation Board is a member of the New York State Association of Conservation Commissions.

For more information regarding the Conservation Board, please contact Michael Smith, Senior Planner at 607-273-1747

Conservation Board Mission Statement:

Safeguarding and promoting natural and scenic resources for all Ithacans and our visitors.

The Conservation Board is a group of Town of Ithaca residents who volunteer their time and energy towards the preservation and protection of the Town's natural and scenic resources. 

The Board is composed of a diverse group, including retired, working, business, and professional people. 

The Board acts in an advisory capacity to  the other Town Boards on environmental matters.

The Conservation Board consists of three committees:

- Environmental Review Committee
- Communications Committee