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Harkins and Fabrizio announce traffic grant

ERIE, May 11 – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced a number of grants to maintain and upgrade traffic signals along state and local highways.

State Reps. Patrick Harkins and Flo Fabrizio, both D-Erie, report that the traffic signal at the intersection of East Lake Road and Bacon Avenue will be upgraded and pedestrian walk signals will be installed, thanks to a grant of more than $244,000. As part of the grant program, 20 percent of the project cost, or just over $61,000 will be the responsibility of the local community.


State Endorsed candidates

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Ads for the ECDP Spring Banquet on May 4, 2017

Get your ad in the program for the ECDP Spring Banquet on May 4, 2017 at the Concourse at Union Station, 123 W 14th St, Erie PA. Price list is below. Please make sure that the ad is camera ready. Email your ad copy to The booklet will be 5 by 7 and printed in color. Copy deadline is April 27. 2017


Erie Dems bring Santa and Toys to Bethesda Trinity Center After School Christmas Party


On Wednesday, December 21, 2016, Santa Claus visited the after school Christmas party at Bethesda Trinity Center, 462 W 18th St, Erie PA. Santa and his helper (AKA Erie County Democratic Party Chair Bill Cole and Darrell Fisher) gave out gifts donated by members of the Erie County Democratic Party (ECDP) to about 40 children. This was the eighth year for this tradition.


Erie County Democratic Party Holiday Party


On Thursday, December 1, 2016, the Erie County Democratic Party held their annual Holiday Party at Pineapple Eddie Southern Bistro, 1402 W 10th St, Erie PA. They collected unwrapped presents and toys for the disadvantaged kids of Erie County. There was delicious food and great times socializing!


ECDP Election Night Party at JR's Last Laugh


On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, the Erie County Democratic Party held an Election Night Party at JR's Last Laugh, 1402 State St, Erie, PA 16501.


Hillary signs are at 1305 State. $1 a piece. Get them while they last!

Hillary Clinton/Tim Kaine signs are at ECDP HQ, 1305 State St, Erie PA. One dollar apiece. Get them while they last!


GOTV Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers needed for GOTV!

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Shifts 9AM, 12PM, 3PM and 6 PM Saturday-Monday.
8AM, 11AM, 2PM, anmd 5 PM on Election Day.

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Eugene DePasquale Luncheon


On Wednesday, October 26, 2016, local Democrats Ron Davis and Karen Moski organized a luncheon at the Bayfront Convention Center in support of Eugene DePasquale's re-election campaign for Pennsylvania Auditor General.



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