Two strong and vital Lancaster City organizations have consolidated into a single, more powerful force. On July 1, 2013, the James Street Improvement District (JSID) and the Lancaster Alliance joined forces into a single community-service organization that will be more effective than either was alone.
Together the JSID and the Lancaster Alliance offer 30 years' experience in community and economic development. As the newly formed Lancaster City Alliance, we will deliver many more.
The combined staff of both organizations now make up the Lancaster City Alliance team. Neighborhood clean-and-safe initiatives will continue. The Lancaster Downtown Investment District (DID) will be managed within this new organization and the Bike Ambassadors will continue to serve within the original JSID boundaries. And, the new organization will continue the Alliance's work as an engaged intermediary in support of City priorities such as financial sustainability and public