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Posted on: August 17, 2021

Summer Water Tips

Summer Water Tips Sustainability Tips
Posted on: February 7, 2021

Food Waste

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Posted on: February 7, 2021

Water Tips

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Crunching the Numbers

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Celebrate Green Business and HOAs

Erie Green Business Program Logo

More than a dozen businesses and homeowner associations in Erie have completed the Green Certification!  Program leaders will award the recipients on Thursday, June 17, in the first Green Business & HOA Certification Ceremony. The ceremony wi...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Recycling Center Open 7 Days

Recycling Center Hours Instagram Post

Recycling Center Open 7 Days The Erie Recycling Center has returned to 7-days per week operations between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.! Please make sure to continue only recycling accepted materials – no plastic bags or Styrofoam, and don&apos...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Volunteers Needed: November Composting Event

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The Sustainability Advisory Board is seeking volunteers interested in donating their time to another successful composing event, on either Nov. 6 or Nov. 14 – or both! If interested, please visit www.erieco.gov/Composting to sign up and...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Electric Vehicle and charging station

Have you heard? The Town of Erie has new Chargepoint EV chargers! The newly installed EV charging stations were used more than 70 times in the first month, equating to nine trees planted and reducing greenhouse gas emissions for 10 years!&nbs...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Free Landfill Voucher Available Until Sept. 18

Clean-up Event

Residents - don't forget to register for a voucher (one per household) for free access to the landfill through Sept. 18 during hours of operation (6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday and 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays; closed on Sundays and holidays)...

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

What is Recyclable?

Recycle guide

Confusion around the question of "what is recyclable?" can be a big hurdle for many of us! Whether you're recycling through a curbside recycling program or dropping off your recyclables at the Erie Drop Off Center, check out these&n...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Clean Air Champions

Clean Air Champions

On Sept. 10, the Regional Air Quality Council presented Erie's Sustainability team with a Clean Air Champions award for progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improvements to monitoring local air quality. The recognition included the o...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Erie EV Showcase & Ride and Drive Event

dont be spooked ev range square

Don't be spooked by EV range! Put on your costume, bring your electric vehicle and stop by the Erie Community Center to see why everyone is so excited about electric vehicles in Erie! Free tacos and candy to charge-up for Boo on Briggs Street...W...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Erie Litter Pickup (and Pizza) at Reliance Park

erie litter pickup

Join Eco-Cycle for a community clean-up starting at Reliance Park, and help pick up litter along Coal Creek! Litter gets washed into waterways through rain and weather, so by focusing on Coal Creek we are keeping plastic litter from further breaking down ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Fall Tree Incentives

Tree Incentive Program

The Residential Tree Rebate Program and the New Home Tree Incentive Program are open for the fall planting season!

  • Tree Rebate Program: Residents are eligible to receive up to a $150 utility bill credit with proof of a qualifying tree purchase!
  • New Build Tr...
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