County Executive issues statement after violent protests in downtown Erie

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 31, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Melissa J. Dixon 814-812-0089 Erie, PA – County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper and her administration have released the following statement following the riots that broke out in downtown Erie last evening: “It is so unfortunate that yesterday’s peaceful protests turned violent. “We

Voting Machine Demonstrations Previously Scheduled for April – CANCELED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 31, 2020 CONTACT: Douglas R. Smith 814-451-6303 Erie County Board of Elections is canceling ALL scheduled demonstrations for the new voting machines in the month of April. Cancellation is necessary in order to adhere to the Social Distancing/Shelter in Place Order recently extended by Pennsylvania

Try out the new Dominion Voting system

The Pennsylvania Department of State mandated a change to voting systems across the state to include paper backup and massive updates in cybersecurity. Demonstrations in your community may be found on the County Calendar. Please note: Many of these events have been canceled in an abundance of caution about COVID-19.