Lancaster Chamber Lancaster Chamber
IMPACT & ADVOCACY

Advancing the Greater Good

It’s important to look at the big picture. At the Chamber, we have a mission to consistently cultivate a thriving Lancaster County by being at the forefront of initiatives at a local, statewide, and national level that move the needle on issues that matter most to you.

Transportation transformation, immigration integration, and workforce development are just a handful of community impact projects critical to a sustainable economic future for our County. Learn more about the initiatives below and see how you can get involved in making a huge difference in the lives of others, in our economic infrastructure, and, ultimately, create the prosperous community we all deserve.

OUR PRO-BUSINESS AGENDA PRIORITIES

Workforce

We’re focused on connecting businesses with qualified employees and providing training and educational opportunities that give our residents the skills they need.

Key areas of focus include:
• Education system alignment to workforce demands
• Housing availability and affordability
• Removing barriers to employment

Transportation & Infrastructure

We’re paving the way for easier commutes to our county’s major employers, prioritizing the infrastructure projects our county needs the most, and planning for the future of travel and transportation.

Top priorities include:
• Connecting employers and employees
• Funding/priority projects
• Infrastructure of the future

Regulation & Taxes

We support legislation that continues to make Lancaster an amazing place to do business and creates a competitive environment that attracts new business and industry.

Priorities include:
• Reputation as a state and county to do business
• State budget
• State tax competitiveness

OUR 2019 COMMUNITY IMPACT INITIATIVES

 

IMMIGRATION STRATEGY

A community's strength grows with diverse skills, backgrounds and abilities. We've partnered with key organizations to investigate the impact new Americans have had in our community.
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WORKFORCE INITIATIVES

A skilled, engaged workforce is the number one focus of our businesses. We're connecting businesses with the students who will become the next generation of workers.
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DEVELOPING WORKFORCE

Lancaster Chamber
115 East King Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
Tel: (717) 397-3531
Fax: (717) 293-3159

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