Economic & Workforce Development

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Economic & Workforce Development

Chapter Outline

  • Sustainable development scorecard 
  • Transit oriented development with affordable housing requirements 
  • Family sustaining green jobs and career pathways 
    • Priority populations and disadvantaged communities 
    • Transportation access and equity 
  • Improve internet access 
  • Local/Regional manufacturing and supply chains 
  • Best value contracting, MWBE participation, and procurement 
  • Just transition support for workers, communities, and local governments dependent on fossil fuel industries

We are currently seeking comments from individuals and organizations on this chapter with a 30 day public comment period. Please get involved and help inform our Erie County Community Climate Action Plan.


Goal -  Broad, aspirational statement of what we want to achieve specific to Economic & Workforce Development

Economic & Workforce Development Goal - Draft Goal Developed

The Draft Goal has been developed, but we are still accepting feedback. Please email sustainability@erie.gov to provide feedback!


Strategies and Action Items - Identify approaches that we take to achieve the goal

Economic & Workforce Development Strategies - Strategies Developed:

Strategy 1 - Outreach

Strategy 2 - Policies & Infrastructure

Strategy 3 - Workforce Development

These Draft Strategies have been developed, but we are still accepting feedback. Please email sustainability@erie.gov to provide feedback!


If you have any questions you can contact us at sustainability@erie.gov or below.