CFCU Transformation Center: Open by appointment only. Bank online at

M& T Bank: The drive-up at this branch is open Mon-Thurs 9am-4pm, Fri 9am-3pm, closed Sat & Sun and the ATM is available 24 hours a day. The branch lobby is open by appointment for loan closings, access to safe deposit box, and other banking needs. Please schedule an appointment by calling the branch or 1-800-724-2440. 118 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY

Tompkins Trust Company: All branches are available by drive-up or appointment only. Call Tompkins Trust: Customer Care Center at 1-888-273-3210 | Tompkins Insurance 1-888-261-2688| Tompkins Financial Advisors 1-800-274-4003 or call your advisor. Bank online at

Narrative Space: Reopen to foot traffic: by appointment only Tues 9am-7pm, Wed -Thurs 10am-7pm, Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-3pm, closed Sun-Mon. To make an appointment Click Here or call (607) 319-0067.

V’s Hair Salon: Reopen to foot traffic: by appointment only.  Call (607) 275-9413


Commons Market:
122 N Aurora St. (607) 273-3236 Open Monday-Saturday 8am-10pm, and Sundays 9am-10pm

Shortstop Deli (and grocery store)
204 W. Seneca St. (607) 273 – 1030
Open 24 hours

Halal Meat and Grocery
110 W. Green St. (607) 319-9110.  Call ahead for availability.

Lucky Hare Brewing Company  
Delivery Available. Press Bay Alley Taproom is open Thursday – Friday from 3-7 PM & Saturday – Sunday from 12-7 PM

Cellar d’Or Wine and Cider Shop
136 E. State St. (The Commons)
(607) 319-0500. Contactless curbside pickup and delivery is available.

Sam’s Wine and Spirits
126 S. Cayuga St. (607) 272-2827

Sunny Days of Ithaca
215 E. State St. (The Commons) (607) 319-5260. Walk-up/door service daily 11-1 and 4-7. Open 24-7 online.  Free, local delivery within 30 miles. Shop entire store by scheduling a personal Facetime or Zoom shopping session (


Lena Gadgets: Reopen to foot traffic: Daily 10am-7pm by appointment. Call (607) 319-0589



Green Street Pharmacy
131 E. Green St. (607) 882-9500

Nature’s Apothecary
115 S. Cayuga St. (607) 273-3100

Online shopping & gift cards available.  Offering local pick up on all online orders.  You must place your order by Tuesday at 12pm (noon) to be able to physically pick up on Thursdays from 3-7pm.  Any orders after the cut-off time will be available the following Thursday.  You will pick up from the curbside Press Bay Food Transfer Hub in downtown Ithaca (Press Bay Court 110-1 W Green Street), which is staffed by a single human in proper protective gear. Store temporarily closed to foot traffic.

Our Remedies: Reopen to foot traffic: Tues-Sat 11am-7pm, Sunday 1pm-6pm, closed on Mondays.

Your CBD Store  
Reopen to foot traffic: Monday-Thursday 11am-5pm, Friday-Saturday 11am-6pm. Curbside pickup and free shipping available. Organically-sourced hemp products that are 3rd party lab-tested so you can be sure you are getting the best CBD products on the market. Call 845-244-0868 or 607-229-0438  or email with any questions.


Jon Reis Photography: Open for business! Please call the studio at 607-272-1966 to set up an appointment or send an email at with any inquiries.

Simply Alexis Photography: Open Mon-Fri 8am-6pm by appointment. Email or call (317) 495-4998.

The Portrait Studio: Taking outdoor bookings and following social distancing guidelines. Taking future bookings as well as offering gift card sales for future bookings. Studio is temporarily closed to foot traffic.


SewGreen: 112 North Cayuga Street. (607) 319-4106. Reopen to foot traffic: Tues-Sat 11am-6pm, open by appointment Sun, closed Mon. SewGreen is a locally-owned green business that features reclaimed fabric of all types including cotton, silk, linen, and wool, as well as yarn, sewing notions, and sewing machines. The store is stocked with mostly donated materials, allowing SewGreen to save approximately 30 tons of usable items from going to landfills annually. A more recent addition to the store is a line of gently worn Eileen Fisher designer apparel. SewGreen also offers sewing machine tune-up services by appointment on Sundays.


Here’s To You Tattoo: Opening soon in new location in Dewitt Mall by Appointment Only.

Medusa Tattoo Studio: Reopen to foot traffic: by Appointment Only Tues-Sat 11am-8pm, closed Mon & Sun. Call (607) 277-4474 to make an appointment.

Model Citizen: Not yet reopen.

Stiehl’s Body Modification: Reopen to foot traffic: by Appointment Only Mon 12pm-6pm, Tues-Sat 12pm-8pm, Closed Sundays.  Must wear a mask, no exceptions.  For TATTOOS – Send an email to  For PIERCINGS/Jewelry – Call (607)256-7175 or send an email.

We are Resilient database

We are Resilient is a searchable database of businesses and service providers available during the Corona virus response. This resource is sourced by the City’s partners, Ithaca Voice, DIA, Chamber of Commerce and Facebook.

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Essential Services Designation

The following businesses have been deemed or fit the criteria outlined the the State of New York as an “Essential Services”.  The term essential business provides guidance for determining whether a business enterprise is subject to workforce reductions under recent executive orders.  

ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES OR ENTITIES, including any for-profit or non-profit, regardless of the nature of the service, the function they perform, or its corporate or entity structure, are not subject to the in-person restriction.  Essential Businesses must continue to comply with the guidance and directives for maintaining a clean and safe work environment issued by the Department of Health (DOH) and every business, even if essential, is strongly urged to maintain social distancing measures to the extent possible.