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Neighborhood Engagement Launches 2020 Programs and Initiatives
Mayor’s Office Office of Neighborhood Engagement
This Valentine’s Day, the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Engagement is showing that its love for…
CV-19 Healthcare Protocol for Residents Mayor’s Office
Recommended Health Protocol For Residents: If you have a fever and dry cough and think you may have COVID-19, call…
City of Lancaster Declares State of Emergency Mayor’s Office
Governor Wolf and Secretary Levine have now issued Stay at Home orders for Lancaster County, effective at 8 p.m. on…
City of Lancaster Response to COVID-19 Mayor’s OfficeView All City News
UPDATE 3/25/20 – 5 p.m. UPDATE 3/23/20 – 7 p.m. UPDATE 3/20/20 – 2 p.m. City Hall is closed to…
Yard waste collection, which was slated to begin on April 1, has been suspended until further notice, as the facility that accepts yard waste from our collection is closed.
Board, Commission & Authority Openings
Get involved with local government by serving on a board, commission or authority!
Climate Action Plan
The City of Lancaster’s Municipal Operations Climate Action Plan affirms a renewed commitment to the future of Lancaster City.
Neighbor of the Month
Celebrating the citizens who make our neighborhoods better!
Lunch with the Mayor
Lunch with the Mayor will allow Mayor Sorace to meet with residents in a casual environment where she can learn more about them and their neighborhoods.
Affordable Housing Program RFP
The City of Lancaster has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to non-profit and for-profit developers of affordable, multi-family, rental housing and owner-occupied new construction. The City will utilize Federal Home Investment Partnership (HOME) Program funds to assist developers with gap financing needed to cover project costs.