City of Lancaster, Ohio

Stormwater Utility

Effective July 2004, the City of Lancaster implemented a stormwater utility fee to assist in addressing the water quality and quantity issues within the City and to help the City remain in compliance with the EPA's (Environmental Protection Agency) NPDES (National Pollutant Detection and Elimination System) stormwater MS4 (Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System) permit.

Frequently asked questions regarding the stormwater utility are available on the FAQ section of the website and by clicking here.


Denise Crews

Stormwater Manager

James Pate

Stormwater Inspector

Steven Wellstead

Stormwater Specialist

121 E. Chestnut St., Suite 100

Lancaster, Ohio 43130

Phone: 740.681.5070

Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30 - 4:30