To submit citizen comments regarding the City Council redistricting maps, please visit the lobby of the following city facilities: City Hall - 211 North Henry Street and Lancaster Recreation Center - 1700 Veterans Memorial Parkway. A public hearing regarding redistricting will be held on Monday, December 13, 2021, at 7:00 P.M. at the City Council Regular meeting located at City Hall. 

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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.

Division Responsibilities

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


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  1. Welcome to Lancaster, Texas!

    As your Mayor, it is my honor and pleasure to extend a warm welcome to the City of Lancaster, also known as the, Shining Star of Texas. Lancaster is a vibrant and growing community where residents enjoy the quaintness of friendly neighborhoods that is only a few minutes from world-class entertainment and activities in Downtown Dallas. The City provides great job opportunities, an award-winning school district, as well as top quality award-winning parks and recreational facilities. We continue to ensure prosperity for all who call Lancaster home.


    Our vision is to build a united community by exemplifying exceptionalism in the region. I look forward to seeing and greeting you as I am out and about in our community, both fellow residents and visitors alike.   Please call my office if I may be of assistance to you in making our great city, even greater. Welcome to our home!  Welcome to Lancaster!!

    Clyde C. Hairston, Mayor