Empower Erie discusses tuition, financing community college

Empower Erie discusses tuition, financing community college

Empower Erie discussed plans for the Erie County Community College at the Blasco Memorial Library Monday. The public forum with a seven-member panel gave an overview of the 54-page proposal released on Saturday, which details the first-five year projects for...
Empower Erie discusses tuition, financing community college

Study Recommends Community College for Erie County

There is a strong need for an Erie County community college, according to a 65-page state-required feasibility study. The study was released publicly Friday morning. It was commissioned by local nonprofit Empower Erie, which has been promoting the creation of a school...
Empower Erie discusses tuition, financing community college

New Survey Shows Support for Community College Idea

The state-required feasibility study on whether Erie has enough support to start a community college is almost complete.  “Empower Erie,” the group working on the project is encouraged. Empower Erie commissioned a random phone survey of 500 Erie County...
Empower Erie discusses tuition, financing community college

Gaming Authority sends new study to Harrisburg

A recent study found that gaming revenue has brought in more than $200 million since its inception eight years ago. With local gaming revenue funds still in limbo in Harrisburg, the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority released a study that shows that gaming revenue...