Emerge 2040: A Focused Partnership for the Erie Region’s Future

Over the next 25 years, we will be able to see the Erie County of the future emerge from the Erie County of the present. In recognition of this opportunity, the effort to implement the Destination Erie Regional Plan has been named Emerge 2040: A Focused Partnership for the Erie Region’s Future. Emerge 2040 will extend the collaboration that was built through Destination Erie and will work to inspire and catalyze action throughout the Erie Region toward the shared vision for our future that Destination Erie describes. And Emerge 2040 will keep Erie County’s communities talking with one another to identify opportunities where we can become more efficient and more effective at achieving our shared goals.

Emerge 2040: A Focused Partnership for the Erie Region’s Future

News

How Emerge 2040 is sparking changes in Erie: Anna Frantz – GoErie.com

August 9, 2015

Earlier this year, the Erie region completed three years of work resulting in a remarkable achievement, the creation of Destination […]

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Erie region can respond to climate change: Amy Jo Zola – GoErie.com – April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015

Among the actions identified by the Destination Erie process is climate change action planning. Just because we are not threatened […]

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Regional Economic and Workforce Strategy Released

April 13, 2015

The Destination Erie Regional Economic and Workforce Strategy is now available for review here. This document provides the basis for many […]

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Events

Tue, Apr 28

Blasco Library, Hirt Auditorium, 160 E. Front St, Erie, PA.

9th Annual Fair Housing Seminar

Topics to be covered include: Fair Housing & Accessibility in Cyberspace; Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing; Service Animals under the Fair Housing Act – Do’s and Don’ts; Resource Update on Single Family, Multifamily Rental and Homeowner Programs available in Erie from Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency; Regional Blight Fight; Reaching New Markets - Developing an Effective Affirmative Fair Housing Marketing Plan; and Property Maintenance, Zoning, & Accessibility. Presented by The Erie County Human Relations Commission.

Cost $10, Continental Breakfast & Lunch included registration at 8am – 5:15pm

For more information, please call 814-451-7021, visit www.eriecountygov.org/HRC/ or send an email to cscalise@eriecountygov.org

Thu, Mar 26

Raymond M. Blasco, M.D. Memorial Library

160 E. Front Street, Erie PA 16507

Destination Erie Final Plan Presentation

Please join us for a special event to unveil the final Destination Erie Strategic Plan for creating a more sustainable, resilient and successful future for ALL of Erie County.

Remarks by Dr. James Denova, Vice President, Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation, on the POWER OF 32 initiative to create and implement a vision for the future for 32 counties in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia