Chalk Walk 2012 Snowy Creek Boats on the Lake Jerry Uht Park - Above Sailboat at Sunset Dobbins Landing - Aerial View Dobbins Landing - Winter View Turn the Fountain Pink 2013 Jerry Uht Park - Inside

Welcome to the City of Erie, Pennsylvania. 

We invite you to come and experience all that Erie has to offer.  Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, looking to relocate an existing company or starting a new business, we are sure you will find much to love about Erie.  Learn More


Erie Refocused - A Comprehensive Plan and Community Decision-Making Guide

Erie Refocused, created by Alexandria, Va.-based consulting firm CZB, addresses Erie’s needs over the next 10 years and beyond in a number of areas, including housing, transportation, land use and economic development.

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The City recycling guide and collection calendar has been updated.

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The City of Erie will once again mail renewal applications to all households currently issued a 2017 Dog License. Owners can easily update information as necessary and return the renewal application, along with payment and a self addressed stamped envelope to: City of Erie   Dog License Renewal   626 State Street – Room 105   Erie, PA  16501. The database will be updated and tags mailed out immediately.

Due to Spectrum's switch-over to an all-digital signal, the City of Erie government access channel is now 1024.


At 10:30 a.m. today, Mayor Sinnott announced the City’s Street Improvement Program for the 2017 Construction Season.  It includes milling and asphalt resurfacing of curbed and non-curbed asphalt streets, full depth reclamation of asphalt streets, crack sealing and resurfacing of concrete streets, asphalt patching, general crack sealing, curb damage repairs and painting of traffic lines and crosswalks.  In addition, Bureau of Streets daily operations such as street sweeping, installation of street signs, street light surveys, alley repairs and pothole patching will be continuing.

Citizen Response Center

(Call 814-870-1111)

The Citizen Response Center is available to anyone who would like to submit a Complaint, Concern, Compliment, or just has a General Question. An example of each includes:
  • Complaint - My garbage was not picked up.
  • Concern - There is water bubbling up from the street.
  • Compliment - The renovation in Perry Square looks great! Nice job!
  • Question - Where can I obtain a business license?

City Links

Garbage Delinquencies

Garbage Delinquencies Garbage Delinquencies
Please Note: This list is dated March 1st, 2018.

Human Service Directory

Veterans Portal of Northwest PA

Human Service Directory

Your free online access to a directory of all Erie Area Human Service Providers

Veteran's Portal of Northwest PA

A guide to veterans resources and events.

Regional Partnerships and Events

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