News & Events


Saturday 6/12


Community Forum: American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding + Meet & Greet
Northstar Restaurant Back Patio

What would you do with $19.8 million? Let Leslie know before the forum how you'd spend ARP funds.

Thursday 6/16


County Legislature Candidate Forum      Tompkins County Democratic Committee

Past Events

Listen to Leslie's interview with Made of Clay on May 30, 2021.

Leslie outlined her public health platform and her plan for housing at the March 11th League of Women Voters debate:

In the News


April 8, 2021: Leslie Schill MRP ’02 Wins Tompkins County Legislature in Special Election, The Cornell Daily Sun

March 31, 2021: Schill wins special election for Tompkins County Legislature seat by five votes, Ithaca Voice

March 30, 2021: Unofficial results show Leslie Schill narrowly wins county seat,

March 17, 2021: Special Election: Legislature candidates talk voter issues, Tompkins Weekly


March 15, 2021: Rundown Of The Special Election For Tompkins Legislator, Ithaca Now

March 13, 2021: Why a Public Health First Approach is SO Important for this Community right now, Ithaca Voice

Letter to the Editor from Leslie Schill about the vaccine distribution effort​

March 12, 2021: Schill, Pillar face off in debate before special election for County Legislature seat, Ithaca Voice

March 11, 2021: Schill, Pillar talk affordable housing, economic recovery at debate,

March 3, 2021: Schill seeks collaborative effort in tackling housing, economic issues,

February 17, 2021: Radio Interview of Leslie Schill, Tompkins County Legislature District 2 candidate,

WHCU, Cayuga Radio Group - Audio Recording

February 17, 2021: Letter: Support Leslie Schill for District 2 county legislator, Tompkins Weekly

Josephine Martell, former 5th Ward Alderperson

February 14, 2021: Letter: Endorsing Leslie Schill for Tompkins County Legislature District 2, Ithaca Voice   

Martha Robertson, Tompkins County Legislator

February 13, 2021: Opinion: Endorsing Leslie Schill for Tompkins County Legislature,

February 11, 2021: Absentee ballots available for special Legislature election, Ithaca Voice

February 2, 2021: Public health at center of Schill's Tompkins County Legislature campaign, Ithaca Voice

January 21, 2021: All 14 Tompkins County Legislature seats are up for election this year, Ithaca Journal

January 15, 2021: Leslie Schill announces County Legislature candidacy, Ithaca Times