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City Council Meeting
Council Chambers, City Hall Annex (Marion Street entrance)
CRIZ Authority Meeting – CANCELLED
Lancaster City Alliance
Planning Our Future Lancaster – Virtual Public Meeting
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Join us for a virtual public meeting to learn about the City of Lancaster’s comprehensive planning process.
City of Lancaster Receives $15,000 Healing the Planet Grant
Department of Public Works Solid Waste & Recycling Program
Artful Intersection to be Installed September 11 + 18 Public Art Advisory Board Public Art Program
Water Customers Asked to Conserve Water Bureau of Water Department of Public WorksView All City News
The City of Lancaster is committed to using all of the tools we have to create as many affordable housing units as possible. The availability of affordable housing is a key issue for our city residents and neighbors in Lancaster County. The Sorace Administration continues to advocate for increased federal and state funds toward creating affordable housing units in Lancaster City and County. Click ‘learn more’ below to explore the City’s ‘Fair + Affordable Housing” page.
The City of Lancaster has released a new public participation platform called “Engage Lancaster”. This tool will help our neighbors lend their voices, ideas, and concerns to the City of Lancaster’s projects. Head over to Engage Lancaster to create an account and get started!
The City of Lancaster received a $9.7 million grant to remove lead from homes in certain locations of the city within four census tracts south of King Street where 16,000 residents live.
Ban the Sale of Consumer Fireworks in Pennsylvania
Contact your Lancaster County legislators and tell them you want to make our city safe from hazardous consumer grade fireworks that put our neighborhoods in danger.
Local Control for Open Carry
Contact your state legislators and ask them to co-sponsor legislation that would allow municipalities like Lancaster to ban guns from City-owned properties.
Climate Action Plan
The City of Lancaster’s Municipal Operations Climate Action Plan affirms a renewed commitment to the future of Lancaster City.
City of Lancaster Commitments to Racial Equity
Mayor Sorace was elected to build a stronger and more equitable Lancaster, block by block. The City of Lancaster has made these commitments to racial and social equity. Some of this work started more than 2 years ago and some is NEW. It is all connected to what has been asked of the City by demonstrators in 2020.