Community

  1. Cemetery

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

  2. City Projects

    Take a look at the current City Projects in Lancaster, Ohio.

  3. Community Events

    Review calendars for events on the community and/or department level.

  4. Community News

    Receive current news and announcements regarding the organization and/or community.

  5. Community Police Services

    The Community Services Unit (CSU) of the Lancaster Police Department is staffed by 5 full-time officers.

  6. Current Street Detours

    Find out what kind of projects the city has in the works for the Storm Water Department.

  7. D.A.R.E.

    The Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.) program is an internationally recognized, model program created in 1983 by the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles Unified School District.

  8. Downtown Lancaster Plan (PDF)

    Review a document about the 10-year vision for Downtown Lancaster.

  9. Establishing Utility Service (PDF)

    Download a checklist that was created for creating services with the Utilities Department.

  10. Fair Housing (PDF)

    Learn about the fair housing act in the City of Lancaster.

  1. Helpful Links

    Find helpful links published by the city.

  2. History of Lancaster

    Lancaster is a city located in Fairfield County, Ohio. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 35,335. It is located near the Hocking River, approximately 33 miles southeast of Columbus, Ohio.

  3. Maps

    Browse community maps made available to the citizens.

  4. Parks & Facilities

    Explore parks, facilities and amenity listings available for rent or reservation.

  5. Public Notices

    Review public notices released by the city.

  6. Ride Along Program

    Review the requirements and what to expect from the program.

  7. Street Closures & Water Shutoffs

    List of Street Closures & Water Shutoffs

  8. Tornado Siren Announcement

    Each Wednesday of every week the sirens will automatically be activated for a duration of 30 seconds. If severe weather is forecast, or is observed in the area, the weekly test will be postponed until the next weekly noon test to avoid confusion.

  9. Transit

    Providing affordable transportation for anyone in Fairfield County.

  10. Utility Rate Sheet (PDF)

    View and print a copy of our current utility rates.