Community Groups

BICYCLE PEDESTRIAN ADVOCACY GROUP - ITHACA, NY is a Facebook discussion group about bicycle and pedestrian issues.

BIG RED BIKES is Cornell's student-led bicycle advocacy group.

CYCLE CNY is a mountain biking organization for Ithaca, Tompkins County, and the Southern Tier.

FINGER LAKES CYCLING CLUB (FLCC) has regular recreational rides for people of varying abilities, racing events, organized tours, family rides, and lots of info.

FINGER LAKES INDEPENDENCE CENTER (FLIC) directly advocates for people using wheelchairs and other adaptive technologies. FLIC's mission is to empower all people with disabilities while creating an inclusive society through the elimination of social and architectural barriers.

GET YOUR GREENBACK TOMPKINS works collaboratively to help people and organizations take key steps in the areas of food, transportation, waste and building energy that simultaneously reduce our community’s carbon emissions, save money and create a socially just local economy.

ITHACA YOUTH BUREAU is an agency of the City of Ithaca that provides a broad variety of recreation and youth development programs. They operate the Bike Rodeo at Streets Alive! Ithaca and Ithaca Bike Rental.

WAY2GO is a program of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County that is transforming the culture of transportation among users, providers and decision makers, so that everyone can get where they need to go in a fair and sustainable way.

Government and uNIVERSITY

CITY OF ITHACA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS is the City's arm in charge of streets and the public right-of-way. The Engineering Division has information on the City's Sidewalk Program, the recently launched neighborhood traffic calming program, as well as a request form for traffic signals and signs.

CITY OF ITHACA MOBILITY, ACCESSIBILITY, AND TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION is the City's resident-led advisory committee for transportation and related issues. MATCom is carrying over the initiatives from the former Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Committee (BPAC).

CORNELL UNIVERSITY TRANSPORTATION & MAIL SERVICES is Cornell's office that handles bicycle registration (NetID required), bus passes, cycling network, and more.

ITHACA-TOMPKINS COUNTY TRANSPORTATION COUNCIL is our county's metropolitan planning organization (MPO), which is in charge of requesting and distributing federal funding for transportation projects. They also conduct studies and make lots of cool maps!