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Erie County, Where Your Business Will Thrive

If you're looking to start, grow, or relocate your business, we’re here to help. Erie County Redevelopment Authority (ECRDA) is committed to helping your business grow and thrive by finding the ideal business address, business lending options, providing technical assistance, and much more.

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Recent News

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2024

ECIDA Closes on Bond To Purchase the Avalon Hotel

Good Homes plans include transforming the Avalon from an obsolete, nearly abandoned hotel into a dynamic 197-unit affordable workforce apartment complex with retail and commercial space on the first floor.

Monday, Feb 12, 2024

Future in Focus: ECRDA 2023 Annual Report

Our Mission: To facilitate retention and creation of jobs and increase prosperity in the Erie region while building the economic development infrastructure through the acquisition, development and redevelopment of real estate in Erie County and through grant and lending opportunities to businesses and municipalities.