City of Erie Opens Applications for Director of Finance

The City of Erie, PA is welcoming applicants for its Director of the Department of Finance. The City is seeking an experience, committed, dynamic individual to take on the role of directing its Finance department. This is an incredible opportunity for someone who is passionate about making a positive impact to advance the City’s …

Pollutant Reduction Plan

Proposed pollutant reduction plan for the City of Erie.

May 11, 2022 draft.


New 814 Concert Series Begins Sunday

The new 814 Concert Series begins this Sunday, July 10 at Bayview Park, located at W. 2nd and Cherry Streets.

The evening starts with an instructional drum circle by One World Tribe – Rhythms of the World at 4 p.m. A limited number of drums are available to use. Drumming is free and open to …

Meeting of the Erie City Council June 15, 2022 Agenda


AT 7:30 P.M.

A.        Roll Call

B.        Silent Meditation

C.        Approval of Minutes/Bills


            Repository Sales:

D.        Public Comments:


Council File No. 16,286                      Pending Official File Ordinance No. 27-2022

An ordinance appropriating the sum of $161,193.00 from unappropriated and anticipated revenue and providing for …

The Return of Lights Over Lake Erie and CelebrateErie

The City of Erie today announced its plans to bring back two of its premier summer events in 2022: CelebrateErie, presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and AHN Saint Vincent Hospital, and Lights Over Lake Erie, presented by Mercyhurst University.

Lights Over Lake Erie will return to Erie’s Bayfront on Sunday, July 3, featuring …

West 8th Street Corridor Improvements Project

West 8th Street Corridor Improvements Project

Work to include ADA curb ramps, pedestrian lighting, and tree planting

(Erie, PA) – City of Erie proudly announces that work on the West 8th Street Corridor Improvements Project will begin in Spring of 2022.

A resolution was passed for the West 8th Street Corridor Improvements Project by City Council at …

Department of Justice Report on SPCP

Since Mayor Schember took office in 2018, he has been committed to improving police and community relations. To assist with this initiative in April 2018, the Department of Justice/ Community Relations Service (CRS) piloted the Strengthening Police and Community Partnerships (SPCP) program in Erie, Pennsylvania. 

To ensure the issues and concerns of police and community …

City Council Study Session 2/24/22 Update Zoom Link.

There is a problem within the Zoom Events Platform that is causing some issues registering for tonight’s City Council Study Session. 

Please use the information below to log into the meeting this evening. 

 You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Feb 24, 2022 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)   Topic: City Council Study Session …

City of Erie ARP Applications Now Open

Erie, Pa. (Jan. 20, 2022) – City of Erie ARP Applications Now Open 
The City of Erie is thrilled to announce that applications are now open for seven of the Department of Economic and Community Development’s ARP grants/loans to support local small businesses and entrepreneurs recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. Attached you can see what …

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