New Research Shows Immigrants in Erie are Playing an Outsize Role in Several Key Industries, including 8.2 Percent of STEM, 6.8 Percent of Professional Services, and 6.3 Percent of Manufacturing.

Immigrants paid over $261 million in total taxes, and held over $192 million in spending power.

Erie, PA – A new report released today by New American Economy in partnership with the city of Erie and Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership underscores the critical role immigrants in Erie county and city play in the …


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1.     Council File No. 16,227   Pending Official File Ordinance No. 32-2021

An ordinance appropriating the sum of $270,566.00 from unappropriated and anticipated    revenue to be received from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG21) projects.  

2.     Council File No. 16,228   Pending Official …

Zoning Hearing Board Meeting June 8, 2021

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Historic Review Commission Meeting June 7, 2021

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You are invited to a Zoom webinar.When: Jun 7, 2021 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)Topic: HRC Meeting

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City Council Study Session June 3, 2021

Erie City Council to conduct a Study Session via Zoom on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. about the short-term rentals. Residents can watch the live stream on the City of Erie’s YouTube Page (@CityofEriePennsylvania), Channel 1071 Community Access Media, the City of Erie’s Website, and after the meeting has concluded, on all …

City Summer Recreation Guide Now Available

Registration deadlines for summer programs are quickly approaching. Residents are encouraged to review the guide and sign up as soon as possible before programs fill up.

Summer programs and activities include:• Basketball• Community center programs• Golf• Swim lessons• Tennis• Theater• YMCA programs

A digital version of the Summer Recreation Guide is available online and 28,000 …

City of Erie Presents the 814 Summer Experience, Lights Over Lake Erie

June 3, 2021 – Erie, Pa: Summer in Erie will begin to look more like normal, as Cultures, Arts, Festivals and Events of Erie (CAFE) will host a variety of events and activities leading to a celebration on 814 Day, August 14, 2021. 

The 814 Summer Experience is presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and AHN …

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