Destination Downtown Lancaster
109 N. Broad Street, Suite 109
Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Executive Director - Kate Ervin
Kate has always been passionate about building community, and believes a downtown brings people together in ways nothing else can. She came to us in March 2013 from Dayton, where she was a City and Regional Planner. Kate has a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Dayton and a Bachelor’s in Fine Arts in Massachusetts. As a volunteer, she has been active in developing downtown community arts spaces and events in her hometown. Kate was drawn to Lancaster because of family history in the area. E-mail Kate.
DDL Program Coordinator - Leslee Hanson
Leslee started with DDL as a volunteer in 2009 and was found to be so indispensable she was brought in part-time to handle Events & Marketing for DDL. She is a native of the Lancaster area and graduated from Fisher Catholic and Ohio University. When she’s not orchestrating the events downtown, she spends time with her husband, two young children, a large extended family in the area, and friends.
SID Maintenance Associate - Mary Eck
If you see an energetic woman riding a John Deere ‘Gator’ on the sidewalks of downtown, say hello to Mary! Mary works ten hours a week keeping our sidewalks clean and attractive.
SID Snow & Ice Removal-JD Molle Co.
The SID annually contracts with local companies to provide snow and ice removal. Most recently we have used the services of JD Molle Co.