Posted on: December 2, 2016

Winter/Spring Program Guide Now Available!

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The Winter/Spring 2017 Program Guide is here! This guide covers programs, activities and special events from January 1 - May 31, 2017. Use our online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. You can also downloa...

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

Winter Crime Prevention Tips

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As the days become colder and shorter, the Erie Police Department would like to remind residents of a few tips to help prevent crimes this winter.

  • Auto thefts known as “Puffers” are the classic crime of opportunity.  Unless you have a newer model ...
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Posted on: November 1, 2016

November/December Erie Edition Now Available!

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In this issue: Chat with the Chief; Are You Connected; Letter from Mayor Harris; Tree Trimming in Town; Snow and Ice Control Services; Winter Break Camp Erie; Winter Events and more!

View the complete November/December Erie Edition here.

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Posted on: September 2, 2016

Erie, Colorado Named One of the “Best Places to Raise a Family”

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Erie, Colorado was named one of the Best Places to Raise a Family in the U.S. by Wallet Hacks whose criteria placed an emphasis on towns with a historical and small town feel to them, good schools, plenty of things to do (especially outdoors), affordable ...

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Posted on: August 5, 2016

Fall Guide Now Available!

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The Fall 2016 Program Guide is here! This guide covers programs, activities and special events from September 1 - December 31, 2016. Use our online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. You can also download ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2016

Erie Parkway Pedestrian Trail Detour

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Beginning the week of September 19, 2016, the asphalt pedestrian trail immediately north of Erie Parkway, between Colliers Blvd/Bonanza Dr. and County Road 5 will be closed and removed due to accommodate the Erie Parkway expansion improvements.

The de...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Erie Parkway Lane Shifts

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Beginning the week of September 19, 2016, lane shifts associated with the work on the Erie Parkway expansion improvements will be implemented from Bonanza Drive to Weld County Road 5. Traffic will be shifted to the newly constructed lanes on the south si...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Coal Creek Trail Closure between State Highway 7 and Vista Parkway

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Beginning the week of September 19, 2016 through mid-March 2017, Coal Creek Trail between State Highway 7 and Vista Parkway will be closed for repairs.

The repairs will be to construct a flood wall, install a pumping system and install the pumping sy...Read on...


Posted on: November 29, 2016

Free Business Start-Up Seminar – Tuesday, December 13th

The High Plains Library District and Colorado Small Business Development Center Network are teaming up to offer a free Business Start-Up Seminar. This free seminar will be held at the Erie Community Library on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 6:00 &nda...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Weld County Workforce Development Board Awareness Committee Opening

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The Weld County Workforce Development Board (WDB) has openings on the Awareness Committee. If you are a business leader and want to have an impact on the development of the local workforce, this committee is for you! This committee brings valuable indust...Read on...

Posted on: October 25, 2016

“Colorado Companies to Watch” Is Now Accepting Nominations

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Colorado Companies to Watch, an awards program honoring second-stage companies headquartered in Colorado, is now accepting nominations. This is a great way to increase your company’s visibility and connections within Colorado! Qualifying companies are p...Read on...


Posted on: December 2, 2016

Winter/Spring Program Guide Now Available!

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The Winter/Spring 2017 Program Guide is here! This guide covers programs, activities and special events from January 1 - May 31, 2017. Use our online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. You can also downloa...

Read on...

Posted on: November 23, 2016

Winter Crime Prevention Tips

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As the days become colder and shorter, the Erie Police Department would like to remind residents of a few tips to help prevent crimes this winter.

  • Auto thefts known as “Puffers” are the classic crime of opportunity.  Unless you...
Read on...

Posted on: November 21, 2016

Board of Trustees Seeking to Fill Tree Board Vacancy

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The Town of Erie Board of Trustees is seeking citizens who are interested in volunteering their time in public service to the community by serving on the Town of Erie Tree Board. Interested citizens can pick-up an application in the Town Clerk’s Office, l...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2016

Board of Trustees Seeking to Fill Planning Commission Vacancy

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The Town of Erie Board of Trustees is seeking citizens who are interested in volunteering their time in public service to the community by serving on the Town of Erie Planning Commission. Interested citizens can pick-up an application in the Town Clerk’s ...Read on...

Posted on: November 16, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – November 15, 2016

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Board Considers Revised Impact Fees – Over the past year, the Town and its consultants have been engaged in a review of the Town’s Impact Fees imposed on residential development.  Impact fees are one-time payments used to fund capital improvements necessi...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Historic Preservation Master Plan Public Meetings

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The public is invited to meet with Town Staff, Historic Preservation Advisory Board members, and consultants who are all working on developing a Historic Preservation Plan for the Town of Erie. Residents and business owners are encouraged to share ideas ...

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

Tree Trimming in Town

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Starting this month, the Town of Erie Parks Division will be performing a one-time pruning operation to improve the visibility and safety of transportation intersections throughout the Town. In advance of any pruning of trees or woody plants located on p...Read on...

Posted on: November 3, 2016

King Soopers Marketplace Grand Opening

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Yesterday, King Soopers opened their 150th store in Erie, Colorado! Town of Erie Mayor Tina Harris joined in the ribbon cutting ceremony and welcomed everyone to this new 125,000 sq. ft. Markeplace that is designed as a one-stop “lifestyle” shopping dest...Read on...

Posted on: November 1, 2016

November/December Erie Edition Now Available!

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In this issue: Chat with the Chief; Are You Connected; Letter from Mayor Harris; Tree Trimming in Town; Snow and Ice Control Services; Winter Break Camp Erie; Winter Events and more!

View the complete November/December Erie Edition here.

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – October 25, 2016

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Board Approves “Erie Gateway South” Annexations – The Board of Trustees approved the annexation and zoning for the Erie Gateway South Properties on Second Readings. The annexations represent approximately 229 acres of property located entirely in unincorp...Read on...

Posted on: October 12, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – October 11, 2016

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Board Approves 80 Acre “Allan Farms” Open Space Annexation – During Tuesday night’s meeting, the Board of Trustees approved the Allan Farms Open Space Annexation. The property is approximately 80 acres in size and located on the east side of 119th Street...

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

Town of Erie Police Department Introductions

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Over the past several months we’ve been introducing you to some of the men and women of the Town of Erie Police Department. These introductions are informal and brief – so whether you are new to Erie or have lived here for years, we hope you’ll take just...

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Posted on: September 28, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – September 27, 2016

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Board Considers 80 Acre “Allan Farms” Open Space Annexation – The Board of Trustees approved a resolution adopting certain findings of fact and conclusions favorable to the Allan Farms Open Space Annexation. The Town-owned property is located on the east...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Town of Erie Wins "Voice of the People Award"

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The Town of Erie received the 2016 “Voice of the People Award” during a reception at the 102nd Annual International City County Management Association (ICMA) Conference in Kansas City, Missouri this afternoon.   The award honors Historic Downtown Erie’s t...Read on...

Posted on: September 16, 2016

Erie Top 10 “Safest Places in Colorado”

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The Town of Erie has been rated the safest “large city” (populations greater than 20,000) in Colorado and the 9th safest city overall by ValuePenguin.

According to ValuePenguin, they analyzed the latest FBI Crime Report to determine the safest citie...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Coal Creek Trail Closure between State Highway 7 and Vista Parkway

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Beginning the week of September 19, 2016 through mid-March 2017, Coal Creek Trail between State Highway 7 and Vista Parkway will be closed for repairs.

The repairs will be to construct a flood wall, install a pumping system and install the pumping sy...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – September 13, 2016

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Boulder Community Health Medical Office Building & Urgent Care Facility Moves Forward – In response to a request from  Boulder Community Health (the applicant), the Board approved an ordinance on Second Reading which allows an “Urgent Care Facility” as a ...Read on...

Posted on: September 2, 2016

Erie, Colorado Named One of the “Best Places to Raise a Family”

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Erie, Colorado was named one of the Best Places to Raise a Family in the U.S. by Wallet Hacks whose criteria placed an emphasis on towns with a historical and small town feel to them, good schools, plenty of things to do (especially outdoors), affordable ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – August 23, 2016

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Board Approves Substantial Compliance for Schmidt Annexation – The Board approved a resolution of Substantial Compliance for the Schmidt Annexation Petition. The Schmidt property is approximately 90 acres in size and is located along the north side of Ja...Read on...

Posted on: August 17, 2016

Commander Kim Stewart to be Appointed Erie Chief of Police

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Town Administrator A.J. Krieger announced today that Erie Police Commander Kim Stewart will be appointed to serve as the Town’s next Chief of Police effective September 16, 2016.

“We are in the fortunate position to be able to draw from our experienced sen...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Learn More about Erie’s Utility Rates and Your Monthly Charges

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Want to learn more about the Town of Erie’s utility rates and your monthly charges through 2019? The Town has published a Utility Customer’s Guide to New Rate Fees to provide a quick and easy reference for Residential, Commercial, Irrigation and multi-Fam...
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Posted on: August 10, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – August 9, 2016

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Board Approves “Substantial Compliance” for Allan Farms Annexation – The Board approved a resolution of Substantial Compliance for the Allan Farms Annexation Petition. Allan Farms is approximately 79 acres in size and is located at the northeast corner o...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

Town of Erie Wins “Voice of the People Award”

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The Town of Erie has been named a winner of the “Voice of the People Award” honoring Historic Downtown’s transformation into a family-friendly destination and recognizing residents’ high approval ratings for Downtown events and activities.

The Voice of the...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Installation of Access Road at Nine Mile Corner

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On Thursday, July 28, 2016, demolition contractors for the Town of Erie will begin installation of the temporary access road at the Nine Mile Corner project site. Demolition of the property located at 504 Lucerne will begin as early as Friday, July 29, 2...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – July 26, 2016

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Board Approves Historic Landmark Designation for Erie Methodist Church – At the recommendation of the Town of Erie Historic Preservation Advisory Board (HPAB), the Board of Trustees approved the Historic Landmark Designation for Erie Methodist Church. E...

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Posted on: July 22, 2016

LAFAYETTE’S RACE TO LITIGATION: It’s Not About Open Space

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Rather than respond to the Town’s offer of a setback buffer between the Beacon Hill neighborhood and Nine Mile Corner, the City of Lafayette has instead filed a condemnation lawsuit with Boulder County District Court.  The lawsuit is an attempt by Lafayet...Read on...

Posted on: July 18, 2016

Letter from the Mayor: Nine Mile Corner’s True Community Purpose

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Last Friday the Town made an offer to the City of Lafayette to establish a setback buffer between the Beacon Hill neighborhood and Nine Mile Corner. While the setback issue directly affects only a few households, Nine Mile Corner’s true community purpose...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Soils Testing at Nine Mile Corner

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The Town of Erie would like to notify the public of soils testing activity scheduled to occur at the Nine Mile Corner project site.

SOILS TESTING: Evergreen Devco, Inc., the Town of Erie’s development partner for Nine Mile Corner, has informed the Town tha...

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Posted on: July 15, 2016

Erie Offers Setback Buffer between Nine Mile Corner and Beacon Hill

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The Town of Erie is making public our offer to the City of Lafayette for establishment of a setback buffer between the Beacon Hill neighborhood and the Nine Mile Corner mixed-use (commercial/retail) development located at the southeast corner of Highway 2...

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Posted on: July 14, 2016

Demolition and Access Road Installation at Nine Mile Corner

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The Town of Erie would like to notify the public of current demolition activity at the Nine Mile Corner project site.

DEMOLITION: In advance of demolition of properties located at the Nine Mile Corner project site, contractors for the Town have begun asbes...

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Posted on: June 15, 2016

Erie Board of Trustees Action Items – June 14, 2016

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Board Presented with the 2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report – During Tuesday night’s meeting, Town of Erie Finance Director Steve Felten presented the Board of Trustees with the 2015 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). The audit of the ...

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

Nine Mile Corner: What Lafayette Says and What Lafayette Does

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Unfortunately, over the past four years, we’ve learned that there’s what Lafayette says and then there’s what Lafayette does. Particularly when it comes to Nine Mile Corner.

What they said: According to the December 22, 2014 edition of the Colorado Homet...

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Posted on: April 10, 2016

Letter from the Mayor: Transparency at Nine Mile Corner

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Part of building a sustainable community is building an economically sustainable community.

In January I shared with you my priority for 2016 which is to maintain our momentum in pursuing more commercial revenue opportunities for Erie. This pursuit remain...

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Posted on: March 27, 2015

Town of Erie 2015 Citizen Survey

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ERIE, CO – Beginning the first week of April, 3,000 randomly selected Erie households will be invited to participate in the 2015 Town of Erie Citizen Survey. A pre-survey postcard and two mailings of the survey will be sent to each of the selected househo...

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Posted on: October 31, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Crestone Peak Resources

The Town of Erie has been notified by Crestone Peak Resources that over the next few weeks, they will be on the Erie Champlin well site that is just west of Colliers Boulevard and north of Erie Parkway to remediate a previously abandoned well.

This act...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Crestone Peak Resources

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The Town of Erie has been notified by Crestone Peak Resources that a "What to Expect Courtesy Notice" has been sent to neighbors near the&nb...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

Plug & Abandon Courtesy Notice from Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

The Town of Erie has been notified by Anadarko that work will begin to plug and abandon an existing oil and natural gas well in Boulder County this week. The well is located adjacent to the Town of Erie, south of Erie Parkway and east of Highway 287.

...Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Crestone Peak Resources

The Town of Erie has been notified by Crestone Peak Resources that a "What to Expect Courtesy Notice" has been sent to neighbors near the Wooley Becky Sosa site located in Weld County adjacent to the Town of Erie on the northeast corner of Count...

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Crestone Peak Resources

The Town of Erie received the following notice from Crestone Peak Resources.

Dear Neighbors,

Crestone Peak Resources recently purchased all of Encana’s oil and gas sites in the area. We anticipate doing some work on a nearby location soon which is...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Notice of Activity from Crestone Peak Resources

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Crestone Peak Resources has notified the Town of Erie that they will have activity on five wells in and around Erie this week.

Those well sites are:

  • Coal Creek C Unit 1
  • Bailey 42-12
  • Bailey 43-1
  • Wheeler G Unit 1
  • Lumry G Unit 1

    Workers will be insert...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Crestone Peak Resources

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The Town of Erie has been notified by Crestone Peak Resources that work will begin at the Morgan Hill location, on the northwest corner of Weld County Road 3 and Weld County Road 10.5.

According to Crestone’s notice, Preparation of this location will take ...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Crestone Peak Resources

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The Town of Erie has been notified by Crestone Peak Resources that work will begin to set sound walls at the Wooley Becky Sosa site, located at the north east corner of County Line Road and County Road 10.5. During this time, expect to see an increase in...

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Posted on: August 1, 2016

Extraction Oil & Gas: Spill/Release Report to COGCC

Extraction Oil & Gas has provided the Town of Erie with a copy of a Spill/Release Report submitted to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) pertaining to a release of between 1 and 5 barrels at the Leyner 1-15 tank battery facility....Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2016

Courtesy Notice from Encana

Encana has notified the Town of Erie that on July 6, they will be removing a piece of equipment from the Canyon Creek location that is south of Jay Road and east of North 119th Street.

The activity will include the use of a crane to remove the equipment. A...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Winter/Spring Program Guide Now Available!

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The Winter/Spring 2017 Program Guide is here! This guide covers programs, activities and special events from January 1 - May 31, 2017. Use our online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. You can also downloa...

Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

Tree Trimming in Town

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Starting this month, the Town of Erie Parks Division will be performing a one-time pruning operation to improve the visibility and safety of transportation intersections throughout the Town. In advance of any pruning of trees or woody plants located on p...Read on...

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Coal Creek Trail Closure between State Highway 7 and Vista Parkway

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Beginning the week of September 19, 2016 through mid-March 2017, Coal Creek Trail between State Highway 7 and Vista Parkway will be closed for repairs.

The repairs will be to construct a flood wall, install a pumping system and install the pumping sy...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

Fall Guide Now Available!

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The Fall 2016 Program Guide is here! This guide covers programs, activities and special events from September 1 - December 31, 2016. Use our online interactive flipbook with program links that will take you directly to registration. You can also download ...

Read on...


Posted on: November 23, 2016

Winter Crime Prevention Tips

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As the days become colder and shorter, the Erie Police Department would like to remind residents of a few tips to help prevent crimes this winter.

  • Auto thefts known as “Puffers” are the classic crime of opportunity.  Unless you have a newer model ...
Read on...

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Town of Erie Police Department Introductions

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Over the past several months we’ve been introducing you to some of the men and women of the Town of Erie Police Department. These introductions are informal and brief – so whether you are new to Erie or have lived here for years, we hope you’ll take just...

Read on...

Posted on: September 6, 2016

Erie Police Warn Residents of Fraudulent Kidnapping Reports

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On August 31, 2016, the Erie Police Department took a fraud report where the victim received a phone call telling her a gang had kidnapped her son. The victim was told not contact anyone and not to hang up or they would kill her son. The victim was then...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Town of Erie Police Department Introductions

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This summer we are introducing you to some of the men and women of the Town of Erie Police Department. These introductions are informal and brief – so whether you are new to Erie or have lived here for years, we hope you’ll take just a moment to get to k...

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

Commander Kim Stewart to be Appointed Erie Chief of Police

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Town Administrator A.J. Krieger announced today that Erie Police Commander Kim Stewart will be appointed to serve as the Town’s next Chief of Police effective September 16, 2016.

“We are in the fortunate position to be able to draw from our experienced sen...

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Town of Erie Police Department Introductions

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This summer we are introducing you to some of the men and women of the Town of Erie Police Department. These introductions are informal and brief – so whether you are new to Erie or have lived here for years, we hope you’ll take just a moment to get to k...

Read on...