1. Auditor

    The City Auditor keeps the books of the City of Lancaster and exhibits accurate statements of all moneys received and expended, of all property owned by the City of Lancaster and the income derived there from, and of all taxes and assessments.

  2. Building & Zoning

    The Certified Building and Zoning Department is currently enforcing the 2013 Residential Code of Ohio (RCO) and the 2011 Ohio Building Code (OBC).

  3. Cemetery

    The Lancaster City Cemetery Department is dedicated to the upkeep and preservation of the final resting place of Lancaster and Fairfield County Residents.

  4. Code Enforcement

    The Code Enforcement Department takes a multifaceted approach to abating code violations within our community.

  5. Community Development

    Review the Community Department's mission statement.

  6. Economic Development

    Take advantage of Lancaster's central location, attractive benefits and inviting community to grow your business.

  7. Engineering

    Our mission is to provide and coordinate the authorized city related engineering services, capital improvement projects, storm water coordination, and environmental assistance to contribute to the benefit of the residents, property owners, business concerns and visitors of the City of Lancaster.

  8. Fire Department

    Find statistics, contact information and more about the Fire Department.

  9. Gas

    Learn what to do if you smell gas, who to contact for a leak and approved plumbers.

  10. Income Tax

    It is the mission of the City of Lancaster to collect funds required by the city income tax ordinance that will be used for city operations and services that are paid from the general fund.

  11. IT / Telecom

    This department is an internal service department responsible for the coordination and maintenance of technology and communication needs for the City of Lancaster.

  12. Law Director

    The Law Director has assisted the coordination of the Community Development Program and assists in recovery of down payments through foreclosures and bankruptcy procedures.

  13. Mayor's Office

    Mayor's Office

  1. Parks & Recreation

    Learn how to contact the Lancaster Parks and Recreation Department as well as discover all of the activities available for all ages in the community. Program dates are subject to change

  2. Personnel Department

    Discover how the Personnel Department supports the human resource needs of all City Departments in Lancaster, Ohio.

  3. Police

    Learn more about the department who protects the citizens of Lancaster, Ohio.

  4. Sanitation

    Find out when the garbage pickup day is and learn about the transfer station.

  5. Service Safety Director

    Service Safety Director's Office

  6. Stormwater

    It is the mission of the Storm Water Department to manage storm water in our community now and in the future in an efficient, effective and financially responsible manner.

  7. Transit

    Providing affordable transportation for anyone in Fairfield County.

  8. Transportation

    Learn about how the Transportation Department works for the citizens of the city.

  9. Treasurer

    Information from the Lancaster Treasurer

  10. Utilities Collection

    The Utilities Collection Office is responsible for billing and receiving payments for the Gas, Water, Water Pollution Control, Sanitation and Storm Water services provided.

  11. Water

    The City of Lancaster Division of Water operates and maintains the city’s network of water lines and facilities, including water storage tanks, booster stations and water treatment plants.

  12. Water Pollution Control

    The City of Lancaster Division of Water Pollution Control Facilities represent the City’s ongoing commitment to serve the community’s needs while protecting the environment.