James Street Improvement District

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Getting around the District is simple thanks to easy walkable streets, an accessible bus system and cab companies. The Amtrak station is also located on the north side of the District making connections to Harrisburg and Philadelphia easy.
  • JSID Pedestrian Map [PDF file]
For bus information, please refer to Red Rose Transit Authority's web site for schedules, routes and fares: [website] For additional questions, please call Red Rose Transit Authority at 717-397-4246. There are two main routes that travel within the District though there are connections to other routes for travel outside of the District.
  • Route 1 travels between downtown Lancaster, Franklin & Marshall College and Park City Mall.
  • Route 2 travels between downtown Lancaster, Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster Regional Hospital, Harrisburg Pike and Park City.
For a cab, contact:
  • Friendly Taxi: 717-393-2222
  • Yellow Cab Company: 717-397-8100
For Amtrak information please refer to the Amtrak web site for schedules, routes and fares: [website]

Northwest Gateway Project
May 20, 2008 - [read full story]
Dillerville Railyard Consolidation Project
May 19, 2008 - [read full story]
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Upcoming Events
Dinner & A Movie
Thursday, July 24
Movie starts at 9:00 p.m. Enjoy dinner Downtown followed by a free movie. Bring yo... [more info]
Lancaster Barnstormers vs. Newark Bears
Sunday, July 27
6:05 p.m. [more info]
SABVI Vision Impairment Education Workshop (V.I.E.W.)
Wednesday, July 30
10 a.m. - Noon This Vision Impairment Educatio... [more info]
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