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Lancaster City Indie Retail Week 2020

In celebration of National Independent Retailer Month and Lancaster City’s superb retail community, the Lancaster City Alliance, the Downtown Investment District, the City of Lancaster Office of Promotion (LOOP) and other partners are hosting Lancaster City’s second annual “Lancaster City Indie Retail Week” running July 17 through July 24. Now more than ever, Lancaster City’s small businesses need your support. For a list of participating businesses and more information, visit

Special thanks to our community partners GoodThreeSusquehanna Style, and LNP│LancasterOnline, and our Sponsors: Ecklin Developmentj.a. sharpe Custom JewelerFulton Financial AdvisorsLEADS, and the 300 Block of North Queen Street

Building On Strength Year 3 Summit

June 2018 marked the end of three years of implementation on Building On Strength, the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s 15-Year Economic Development Strategic Plan. At this milestone, Lancaster City Alliance invited the Plan’s nationally recognized consultants from Mahan Rykiel Associates, Inc., Arnett Muldrow & Associates, Ltd., and RGS Associates, Inc. to return for a special panel discussion with the Plan’s steering committee, the Lancaster City Alliance’s Economic Development & Planning Executive Leadership Team, as well as the organization’s Chairpersons Council and Advocacy Executive Leadership Teams. The consultants’ feedback highlighted the community’s achievements and where the community should focus its attention moving into Year 4.


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