With Information & Events
A tax rate of $0.8675 per $100 valuation has been proposed for adoption by the governing body of City of Lancaster. Read on...
The City of Lancaster annually adopts a budget under the provisions of Chapter 101 of the Texas Local Government Code. Pursuant to the Act, the City will conduct a public hearing at its regular meeting on Monday, August 28, 2017. Read on...
The City of Lancaster has implemented a mandatory watering restriction (2 day watering days) in accordance with Stage 2 of the Lancaster Drought Contingency Plan. Hand watering and soaker hoses are okay at any time.
The City of Lancaster Animal Shelter has many wonderful pets in need of a loving home. Come meet your new best friend TODAY! The Lancaster Animal Shelter is located at 690 E. Main Street and can be contacted at 972-218-1210. Read on...
About the Budget Division
The Budget Division of the City Manager’s Office is responsible for the preparation, production, and monitoring of the City of Lancaster’s budget. This includes working with municipal departments to assess financial needs and presenting this information to city management and City Council for policy decisions and guidance.
Other responsibilities include:
- Coordination and distribution of the official budget document
- Projection and analysis of the city’s various sources of revenues
- Providing general support to the city’s overall financial operations
- Tracking and ensuring municipal expenditures are within appropriated limits
Welcome to Lancaster, Texas!"Lancaster is a proud, vibrant city. We celebrate our diversity and history, preserve our natural beauty and are the economic hub of the South DFW Metroplex. Our citizens take pride in our city. The Lancaster community is the best place to live with excellent schools and educational opportunities, attractive corridors and neighborhoods. Our citizens enjoy convenient living."
That's our VISION and my commitment to you. Together we will continue moving our community forward in an unprecedented manner. If I can ever be of assistance to you, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Marcus E. Knight, Mayor