Our West Bayfront
The mission of Our West Bayfront is to enhance the quality of life in Erie's West Bayfront neighborhoods by promoting civic engagement, thoughtful development, historical preservation, and neighborhood pride.
Programs and Services
OWB coordinates a collaborative effort among residents and community partners to strengthen the West Bayfront neighborhoods, implementing projects that improve the built environment, increase public safety, and create stronger relationships among residents. Our projects include:
- Acquisition and renovation of blighted properties;
- Grants to property owners to help make repairs;
- Enhancements to public parks and streetscape improvements;
- Public safety improvements such as the installation of security cameras and new lighting; and
- Organization of events and activities that bring neighbors closer together.