Lancaster Town Clerk Diane M. Terranova announced today that the Town of Lancaster will host Erie County Clerk Michael P. Kearns' Passports on the Move program at her office in the Town Hall at 21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, New York on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 11:00 to 2:00 p.m. Please see attached link below.

pdf Passport Day at Lancaster Town Hall (396 KB)

Holland Avenue will be closing on Thursday, September 20 between Broadway and Scott Street to rehabilitate the Plum Bottom Creek culvert.  The culvert rehabilitation is expected to last several months and is tentatively scheduled to reopen on Monday, November 19, 2018.  The detour route shall consist of School Street via Broadway and Scott Street.

The Town of Lancaster has started striping the following roads for the 2018 season. The paint will be an epoxy, which provides for better visibility and longevity. 

 Penora Street, Peppermint Road, William-Kidder Road, Simme Road, Stutzman Road and Warner Road


Brunck Road will be closing on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 between Bowen Road and Siebert Road to replace the Slate Bottom Creek culvert. The culvert replacement is expected to be complete in 2 months and is tentavily scheduled to reopen on Monday, October 15, 2018. The detour route shall consist of William Street via Bowen Road and Siebert Road.

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.

pdf Cashless Tolling (1.53 MB)

image E-Z Pass (679 KB)


That portion of Stony Road between Genesee Street and Pleasantview Drive will be closed beginning May 17, 2018 for a bridge replacement as stated on the following attachment from the Erie Commissioner of Highways.

pdf Stony Road Closure (609 KB)

For street light outages in the Town of Lancaster, please see link below to submit a street light  outage form to NYSEG, or contact the NYSEG customer service line at 1-800-572-1111         

NYSEG Outage Central