The Town of Lancaster Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department has released it's 2021 Summer Brochure. Registration for activities will begin at 8 am on Monday, June 7, 2021. Online registration through Active Network is required. See the Brochure below.
Online Registrations for Recreation Programs & Reservations:
The Town of Lancaster will be replacing storm drainage culverts and pavement work on Maple Drive from August 2nd to August 17th. Please see the attached document for more information.
All Town Board, Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals meetings will now be in-person only. The doors to the Town Hall will be open to the public starting June 1st.
Visitors who are vaccinated are strongly recommended to wear a mask in the Town Hall. Anyone not fully vaccinated must wear a mask.
The Aurora Street bridge over Cayuga Creek between Broadway and West Main Street will be closed to traffic starting Wednesday, July 21, 2021 for approximately 3 weeks for additional work of the concrete deck. The proposed detour runs from Aurora Street to Broadway, then along Central Avenue to Pleasant Avenue.
Erie County has initiated a Mircoenterprise Loan/Grant Program for eligible small businesses. See the attached information.
Waste Management just published a very helpful article - please check it out!
Waste Management will pick up bagged grass clippings if put inside of your carbage cart.
pdf E-Recycling Event Please vist the Sunking website to preregister for this event.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE IS NOT A DELAY IN SERVICE DUE TO THE FOURTH OF JULY HOLIDAY. THE NORMAL SCHEDULE IS FOLLOWED.
The Home Energy Assistance Program office strongly suggests that residents apply as soon as possible this season due to Covid-10 pandemic, higher energy costs and higher unemployment rates. Please see the attached documents for more information.
Assistance from the Social Security Administration is available as detailed in the attached document.
Erie County's no cost Household Hazardous Waste drop-off Program has contracted with Hazman to provide a no cost drop-off in Tonawanda. More information below.
Grant funds are available through New York State's Environmental Protection Fund (EPF) and managed by DEC's Division of Lands and Forests. Projects include, but are not limited to, planting trees, soil scarification, removing competing vegetation that would interfere with seedling establishment and growth, and installation of deer fence. See link for more information.
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 Highway Department at 716-683-3426.
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. Please see the attached application for copying purposes.