Blog

Black Diamond Trail update

http://www.ithacajournal.com/story/news/local/2016/05/13/future-ithacas-bridge-nowhere/83506142/   Having this bridge up and running means getting from Amabel to Buttermilk and the SW rec trail so much easier and nicer as we will not have to cross 13 to get there. I...

read more

Big beautiful Bald Eagle at Amabel

I was taking Baby out for a walk out back and I did not see it until it flew out of one of the closest trees to the house, it was so big that I thought it was a Heron, but the bright white tail told me it was the beautiful bald eagle I had seen before down by the...

read more

Ithaca.com – March 18, 2015

Solving the Affordable Housing Crisis Posted: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Josh Brokaw he first-time apartment hunter in Ithaca doesn’t need long to learn the facts as they are often repeated by locals. The vacancy rate is less than 1 percent. Relative to income, housing...

read more

Amabel Pocket Neighborhood

First, I want to thank you for your patience in waiting for information about the creation of this neighborhood-- Thank You!! I have been out of touch because I really wanted to have something exciting to share with you, and I now I do: Amabel Pocket Neighborhood has...

read more

The Village Emerges!!

The final house is getting insulated now at The Aurora Pocket Neighborhood. Our building envelope design exceeds the highest industry standards. .4 ACH at 50 pascals exceeds Passivhaus in airtightness. We are very proud. Thanks to the best carpentry crew on the planet...

read more

Connected to Community

Written by Rachel Stern Ithaca Journal rstern@gannett.com Instead of blue jeans and green Greater Ithaca Activities Center Conservation Corps T-shirts, Susan Cosentini thought they should wear red capes and blue shorts like Superman. She suggested this wardrobe change...

read more

Aurora Pocket Neighborhood — Our first community

What are Pocket Neighborhoods?