Erie County Industrial Development Authority

Erie County Industrial Development Authority ECIDA

Mission

The Mission of the Erie County Industrial Development Authority is to provide low-interest financing for industrial construction and expansion projects that create job opportunities. The ECIDA acts as a vehicle for Pennsylvania Economic Development Financing Authority (PEDFA) tax-exempt funds for manufacturing and taxable financing for commercial projects which promote job growth.

The ECIDA can also issue industrial revenue bonds and mortgages for financing construction of new industrial projects or the expansion and improvement of existing concerns.

Board of Directors

Ralph DeRose, Chairman
DeRose Designs
President/CEO

Ron Jones, Vice Chairman
Barber National Institute
Vice President

Dan Harmon, Secretary
Retired

Jean Langer, Treasurer
Mercyhurst University 

Owen McCormick
Joseph McCormick Construction Co., Inc.
President/CEO

Betsy Bort

ERIE Bank
Retired

Rachel Artise
UPS Store

President/CEO 

Executive Director – Tina Mengine (814) 480-0337 Ext. 101

Board Meeting Minutes

May 11, 2021

 

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