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Economic Growth & Development
Foster a prosperous and equitable economy by building partnerships that cultivate entrepreneurism, grow and attract businesses, and recruit and retain talent.
Education & Job Training
Maintain a plentiful, prepared, and globally competitive workforce by implementing cutting-edge education and training models.
Vibrant & Safe Communities
Protect and revitalize Erie County’s cities and towns by targeting investment, building upon existing assets, and fortifying neighborhoods.
Land Use, Transportation & Infrastructure
Promote sustainable growth patterns and efficient resource use by coordinating land use, transportation systems and infrastructure investment throughout the region.
Arts, Culture & Recreation
Stimulate prosperity, vitality, creativity and community by leveraging the region’s history, natural attractions and arts and cultural heritage.
Guarantee Erie’s environmental legacy for future generations by becoming better stewards of the region’s exceptional natural habitats and resources.
Improve the region’s health outcomes by better coordinating approaches to community health and inspiring greater wellness and more active health habits.
Regional Collaboration & Leadership
Maximize and leverage the region’s capacity to realize its vision for the future by cultivating leadership and implementing new models for collaboration.