The Village of Lancaster Historic Preservation Commission meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM in Council Chambers (second floor) of the Municipal Building (5432 Broadway, Lancaster NY 14086). These meetings are public meetings under the Open Meetings Law (see 3.a-iii: NYS Open Meetings (Sunshine) Law).

COMPLETED COA Applications must be received at the Village Clerk's Office at least two (2) weeks prior to the HPC meeting in order to have a hearing at said meeting.


To ensure your COA Application is COMPLETE - please see the COA Checklist to make sure you have included all the necessary information, images and diagrams with your application. Checks should be made out to "Village of Lancaster."  Thank you.

Upcoming Events

November 17 2021 - Historic Tax Credit Webinar
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Presented by Preservation Buffalo Niagara

If your property is located within the 2 National Register Historic Districts in the Village of Lancaster, you are eligible for Homeowner Tax Credits. Watch PBN's mini tax credit workshop before attending this webiner. 

At this webinar, we will be looking closely at the application process, discussing how to use the homeowner credit if you have a rental unit in your home, and then answering your questions. Please note that this is meant as part two to our mini tax credit workshop, so make sure you head over to PBN’s YouTube account to watch.

December 8 2021 - Regular Meeting
Council Chambers - Municipal Building

The deadline for COAs for the meeting is November 24. At this time we will post the agenda.

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