Amendment to Lead Ordinance Public Meeting

The City Of Lancaster will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, November 1 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM in City Council Chambers at City Hall, 120 North Duke Street to present an amendment to the City’s Lead Poisoning Prevention and Lead Hazard Control Ordinance.  Please use the Marion Street entrance to City Hall.  The meeting will be facilitated by staff of the Department of Economic Development and Neighborhood Revitalization.

The purpose of the public meeting is to present the work of the Task Force appointed by the Mayor to review the Lead Ordinance Amendment presented in February and to present to the Mayor and City Council a proposed amendment for consideration. The Task Force was Chaired by City Councilman Peter Soto and had individuals representing landlords (small, medium and large investor owners), those representing affordable housing and fair housing, individuals from the medical profession and the legal community representing the interests of tenants. Following the presentation of the Task Force recommendations there will be an opportunity for those in attendance to present comments. Comments will be presented to City Council for their consideration prior to the 2nd reading and adoption of the Ordinance amendment. Click here to review a copy of the proposed Ordinance Amendment.