SID Activities


The SID exists to ensure that Downtown Lancaster is attractive, clean, and safe. To accomplish this goal, the SID performs the following work Downtown:

  • Flower planting and mulching

  • Sidewalk cleaning

  • Litter Patrol and Trash Removal

  • Banners and Christmas decorations

  • Cleanup after Special Events

  • Snow Removal and Salt Application on sidewalks

  • Economic Development Activities such as building public/private partnerships,

    developing relationships with entrepreneurs, local government, and business owners,

    business recruiting & retention, and technical assistance/advice.


The Downtown Special Improvement District also provides support to, and partners with, Destination Downtown Lancaster. Learn more about Destination Downtown Lancaster.