Welcome to Lancaster!

Dear Lancaster Residents...
I would like to welcome you to the City of Lancaster.

As City Manager for the City of Lancaster, I am proud to work with our Executive Team to attain the city's vision through development and facilitation of goals that meet the City Council's Goals and Objectives.

As you browse the available resources on the website, it is our hope that the pride and beauty of our city is reflected. Our organization is committed to providing quality, innovative services that sets a standard for professionalism and excellence. We look forward to serving you and encourage you to experience Lancaster: a proud, vibrant city rich with diversity, history, natural beauty and economic opportunity.
About Lancaster
Lancaster is just minutes from downtown Dallas and offers the comfort of a small town with access to the commerce of the Dallas / Fort Worth metroplex. Lancaster is an excellent place to live, work, learn, and play. We look forward to you relocating or visiting our community.

City Growth

The City of Lancaster has grown to include nearly 37,000 residents. To accommodate the strong growth, the city has a plan that prepares the community for commercial, industrial, retail, and residential developments.

Lancaster has excellent freeway access, with highways 20, 35, and 45; the proposed Loop 9; the Lancaster Regional Airport; and a rail line.

City features:
  • Abundant creeks and trees
  • Hiking and bike trails
  • Museums
  • Parks
  • Picturesque hills
  • Recreational amenities
  • Rich historical heritage

Government Transparency
We strive to provide exceptional customer service to make access to city government convenient and transparent. Your suggestions and feedback are always welcome.

Life, Well Run
The City of Lancaster invites you to visit www.lifewellrun.org. This page sponsored by the International City/County Management Association shows how Professional Managers and staff work to make a difference in our communities.