On Wednesday, December 13, Lancaster Public Art, Church World Service, League of Women Voters, Latinx Lancaster, Lancaster Stands Up and Invisible Americans will host Emerson Collective, a social justice organization that is touring the country to produce Inside Out/ Dreamers, in Lancaster City. The project takes part in Inside Out, a global participatory art project initiated by the award-winning artist JR to pay tribute to the power and dignity of individuals by displaying their portraits in public spaces around the w
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A relatively small city of 7 square miles and 60,000 residents, Lancaster City is located within driving distance of Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, Delaware beaches and the Jersey shore. But the City of Lancaster is about so much more than our geographic location. Lancaster City is a place where historic preservation and a cutting-edge arts scene live and thrive side by side; a city of neighborhoods that are safe and welcoming; a city that encourages entrepreneurship and investment; a city that values the cultural, ethnic, and diverse lifestyles of our residents and guests.
The CRIZ Authority will be holding a public hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 in the City Commission Meeting Room at City Hall to discuss the removal of some properties and businesses from the CRIZ. The removal of these properties and businesses does not prevent them from being added back in to the CRIZ District at a later date. Click here for a list of the proposed properties to be removed.
Lancaster City Council members will appoint a City treasurer to a two-year term, beginning in January. Interested individuals are asked to submit a letter of interest and resume to City Clerk Bernard Harris, at email@example.com, by 5 p.m., Monday, December 11. Interviews of applicants will be held at a special meeting on Thursday, December 21, beginning at 6 p.m.