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September Music Friday
5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Performances abound throughout the city as shops & restaurants host musicians and extend their hours!
City Council Meeting
7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Council Chambers, City Hall Annex (Marion Street entrance)
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CRIZ Authority Meeting
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Commission Room, City Hall Annex (Marion Street Entrance)
The Lancaster CRIZ Authority is a municipal authority appointed and created by the City of Lancaster to oversee the implement…
Mayor Sorace Joins City Leaders from Around the World in Third Class of Bloomberg Harvard City Leadership Initiative
Mayor Sorace is ready to explore the latest in leadership and management practices, as one of 40 may…
City of Lancaster Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month Mayor’s Office Office of Neighborhood Engagement
The City of Lancaster will observe Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, through several initiatives in celebration of…
Walnut Street Protected Bicycle Lane Department of Public Works
The City of Lancaster’s strategic plan, Block by Block, sets clear strategic goals for creating Safe Streets for all. One…
City of Lancaster announces Certified Welcoming status Mayor’s Office Office of Neighborhood EngagementView All City News
The City of Lancaster, in partnership with many community benefit organizations and businesses, is celebrating the city’s status of Certified…
Police Test Prep Course
The Lancaster NAACP, the Lancaster City Bureau of Police, the School District of Lancaster, and Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology are collaborating on a preparatory course for individuals interested in applying for the city police recruitment testing process.