Bay Street Community Garden Pilot Project

716-728 Bay Street, is a green space situated in the heart of the West Lancaster Jewels neighborhood. Recently, the City of Lancaster acquired the site through a collaboration between the Department of Public Works and the Bureau of Health. The shared vision is to preserve this land as a functional garden.

Fats, Oils & Grease (FOG)

When washing down a sink or drain, FOG builds up over time and can cause a blockage in your drains, pipes and in sanitary sewers. Learn more about FOG, the issues it can cause and how to prevent it.

Engage Lancaster

Join the City’s online participation platform called “Engage Lancaster”. This tool helps residents lend their voices to City projects. Head over to Engage Lancaster to create an account and get started!

Lead-Safe Lancaster

The City of Lancaster received a $9.7 million grant to remove lead paint hazards from homes within four census tracts south of King Street where 16,000 residents live.

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.