Welcome to the official website for Lancaster, MA. Lancaster was incorporated in 1653, making it the oldest town in Worcester County. Today, Lancaster retains a sense of history with old houses scattered throughout the community and a church designed by Charles Bulfinch on the Town Green. Home to Atlantic Union College, apple orchards, farms, historic sites, ponds, and parks, Lancaster is a wonderful place to live and work.
Lancaster is located in North Central Massachusetts on Routes 2 and I-190, and is close to Route 495. Large tracts of land are still available off of Route 2 as this area is just now beginning to be developed.
DEVENS NOISE NOTICE:
Munitions training will be conducted for the next few weeks. Please expect louder than normal detonations on South Post. If you have any questions or concerns, you are urged to contact the Department of Defense Police Department @ (978)796-3333.
Please note that the Annual Town Report has been updated to include information from the Lancaster Historical Commission. You may find an updated copy here:
or you may choose to print out the Commission's report separately from:
Update: Street Sweeping Schedule is now posted! Go to:
for more information.
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