Park Use Permits

Park / Trail Permit Application

A Park/Trail Permit is required in the Town of Ithaca for a picnic or other event by a group or organization of more than five people at Tutelo Park. A permit application should be provided to the Town of Ithaca Public Works Department at least 48 hours in advance of the event. Permits are issued on a first come – first served basis.  Please see the application form or Chapter 200: Parks and Recreation Areas ( of the Town Code for additional information regarding fees, security deposits, insurance requirements, and other requirements. 

Permit requirements for organized gatherings at other Town of Ithaca parks will be determined on a case-by-case basis.  Please contact the Public Works Department at 607-273-1656.