The Support Services Department provides support to the Mayor and City Council, the City Administrator, all City departments, and most importantly, to the citizens of Lancaster.

It provides assistance in the areas of procurement, equipment and contract bidding, insurance-related matters, records management, risk management, grants management, tourism, and downtown revitalization. The department includes, Risk Safety Management, and See Lancaster SC.

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GovDeals provides services to various government agencies that allow them to sell surplus and confiscated items via the Internet. Each participating agency has its own auction rules and regulations and may be subject to state and local ordinances.
Click the logo to bid on surplus items.

Facade Grant Program

The City of Lancaster, in its continuing effort to support the development of the Downtown Business District, has created a Façade Grant Program for all business owners and operators within the designated District. The Façade Grant Program will encourage economic growth and help create a more inviting character for the downtown area.

Hospitality Tax Grant Program

The Hospitality Tax Grant Program utilizes Hospitality Tax funds for projects that develop and promote tourism in the City of Lancaster. Each application for project funding is reviewed to determine the potential impact it will have for tourism.

If you have any questions, please call 803-289-1455.