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June 14, 2017
DRINKING WATER PROBLEM CORRECTED Public Notification Update Este informe contiene informacion muy importante sobre sy agua de beber. Traduzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien. The City of Lancaster is pleased to report the problem of high Haloacetic Acids (HAAs) has been corrected and the City of Lancaster Water System, no longer exceeds the standard, or maximum contaminant level (MCL). Customers of the City of Lancaster Water Department, were notified in January and April of 2017 of a Haloacetic Acid (HAA) Standards Violation. After the initial exceedance, the City optimized... read more
June 13, 2017
DRINKING WATER WARNING BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING A BOIL WATER ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR: 900 block of E. Walnut St. CUSTOMERS ARE ASKED TO BOIL THEIR DRINKING WATER UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Hiervan el agua antes de usarla. Este informe contiene informacion muy importante sobre sy agua de beber. Traduzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien. On 06/13/17 at 8:00am, the City of Lancaster Water Department has issued a boil water advisory for customers, due to shutting off the water, to install a valve and replace a hydrant on 06/13/17. This notice is for customers at: 918, 919, 920, 924, 926,... read more
June 8, 2017
As many of you have read in LNP last week, the Market District parking restrictions linked below are now in effect. The Lancaster Parking Authority will be issuing warnings for the remainder of the week. After this week of friendly warnings, ticketing will begin next week. We appreciate all those who attended Traffic Commission meetings and provides valuable feedback during the process of developing these policies to make the Lancaster Central Market area even more inviting for pedestrians and other users of this challenging area.  Click here for the full list of restrictions.
June 6, 2017
June 5, 2017 Thomas Lenkevich, President Giant Food Stores P.O. Box 249 Carlisle, PA 17013 Kevin Holt, Chief Operating Officer Ahold, USA 1149 Harrisburg Pike Carlisle, PA 17013 Dear Mr. Lenkevich and Mr. Holt, As the President of Lancaster City Council, I’m writing to you again on behalf of City Council concerning Giant's closure its store at 235 North Reservoir Street, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. We are sending this letter with feelings of frustration and disappointment. As you are aware, Giant closed its Reservoir Park supermarket on May 17. The abrupt closure came a day before the... read more
June 1, 2017
The 41st Annual Red Rose Run will take place on Saturday, June 3 in Downtown Lancaster. The race begins at 7:55 am on the 100 block of North Queen Street. Over 1,000 runners are expected to run the time-honored five mile run through Lancaster City and Lancaster County Park.    Street Closings Saturday, June 3 - 100 block of North Queen Street will close at 7:00 am. - The reminder of the course will close at 7:45 am.   - The 100 and 200 blocks of North Queen Street will reopen last at approximately 10:30 am with other streets along the course opening as the end vehicle passes.         Please... read more
May 24, 2017
City offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. There will be NO street cleaning. All regular Penn Waste trash and recycling collections will be delayed one (1) day. Monday customers will be collected on Tuesday, Tuesday customers will be collected on Wednesday and so on for the remainder of the week through Saturday. Please note that monthly yard waste collection will begin on Thursday, June 1 - customers should put their yard waste out with their trash and recycling on their delayed collection day.  Both the Lancaster City Visitor Center and the Recycling Drop-... read more
May 19, 2017
Saturday June 10, 2017 9:00 am 750 Fairview Avenue, Lancaster, PA Vehicles, 96 bicycles (kids to adult: some name brands), office equipment, market ref cases, lighting, fire equipment & fire plugs, Mack fire truck, heavy equipment, high band radios, windows, tires, Kawasaki mule & more. Click here to view full listing of items for sale.
May 17, 2017
Please note the following street closures taking place on Friday, May 19, Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21 for various events.  Friday, May 19 MEDA World Night Market Binns Park/Lancaster Square4 PM - 100 block of North Queen Street closes11 PM - 100 block of North Queen Street re-opens Saturday, May 20 Girls on the Run 5k Buchanan Park area Race route: starts on College Ave up to James, East on James to Water, South on Water to Lemon, West on Lemon to Buchanan, Buchanan to State, North on State to James, East on James to Race, North on Race to Frederick, West on Frederick to State, North... read more
May 13, 2017
DRINKING WATER PROBLEM CORRECTED BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED FOR WEST LAMPETER TOWNHIP, THE WATER IS SAFE TO DRINK. Este informe contiene informacion muy importante sobre sy agua de beber. Traduzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien. As of Saturday May 13, 2017, at 9:00 AM, the boil water advisory is lifted for customers residing in: West Lampeter Township in the area of, South of Millport Road to Pioneer Road, from Gypsy Hill Road to Strasburg Pike. Your water is safe to drink and we have lifted the boil water advisory. We are pleased to report the problem has been corrected and you... read more

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