In an effort to keep our community and the town employees safe, we have decided to close town-owned buildings (other than the Lancaster Police Headquarters). For more details, please view the Exexutive Order 2020.3.
The April 6, 2020 Town Board meeting will go forward without public hearings or public attendance. It will be conducted via teleconference which will allow participation. The teleconference bridge will be through the Town's Office of Emergency Management. The call number is 716-800-4267 with the access PIN 1232.
Erie County Local Pedestrian Safety Action Plan is a project which will make improvements to pedestrian facilities at thirty-two locations throughout Erie County. Please see the attachments for more information.
National Council for Home Safety & Security named Town of Lancaster 38th Safest City in NYS
The Town Board set a Public Hearing for April 13, 2020 at 6:00 PM for anyone wishing to comment on the new Town of Lancaster Zoning Code and Zoning Map. See the link below for the Code Draft and Map.
Please see the attached document regarding the New York State Executive Order.
Due to the recent coronavirus pandemic, the Lancaster Town Court is closed until further notice. All pending court dates for March and April will be adjourned. You will be notified of a new court appearance date through the U.S. mail and/ or electronic notification.
The Court office is also closed until further notice. Fine payments can be mailed or faxed to:
Lancaster Town Court, 525 Pavement Road, Lancaster, NY 14086
We thank you for your cooperation in this effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus to others in the community. If you have any questions, please call 716-683-1814.
Waste Management just published a very helpful article - please check it out!
The Town of Lancaster Assessor's Office would like to address the concerns regarding the 2020 Revaluation Project 2020 Assessment Roll. Please see the link below.
For answers to common questions, please see this link:
WNY Stormwater Coalition is selling rain barrels and compost bins. Please see the attached information:
Please be aware that starting at noon, Friday, March 27, 2020, the bathrooms at Westwood Park will be closed due to the Corona virus and limited staffing to clean these facilities. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
E-Z Pass On-The -Go is for sale in the Town Clerk's Office!
Governor Cuomo, in a June 12, 2018 press release, announced that the New York State Thruway ticketed system on the mainline I-90 & I-87 and the Erie Section to go completely cashless by the end of 2020. Cost of the E-Z Pass tag is $25 and is available now at the Town Clerk's Office, 21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM.
NO ELECTRICITY AT WESTWOOD PARK SHELTERS #5 & #7
Follow these instructions if you suspect GPS devices/apps are improperly routing commercial truck traffic through your residential community. How To Report Residential Truck Traffic
For Street Light Outages in the Town of Lancaster, please report it by visiting our online Report a Streetlight Web Form OR you can call the Supervisor’s office at 716-683-1610.
For Street Light Outages in the Village of Lancaster, please contact NYSEG at 1-800-572-1111 or NYSEG.com.
The Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), Public Officers’ Law Article 6, provides that all records are accessible, except records or portions of records that fall within one of the nine categories of deniable records. Further information is available by contacting the Town Clerk. Requests must be submitted to the Town Clerk in writing.