Join us in welcoming Nicole Salgar to Erie as she brings her talents and vision to a new mural on the corner of W 11th and Weschler Ave! Nicole Salgar, Miami, Florida Nicole is from Miami, Florida, and will be in Erie until July 12th. She will be creating a. . .
Our West Bayfront is proud to have been selected by the Thomas B. Hagen Fellows from Erie Insurance as their partner organization for the 2021-2022 program. Tackling 2 projects, the fellows split up, researched, and created action plans for two high priority goals for OWB. One group researched best practices. . .
Click here to download the Summer 2021 Newsletter Cascade Path Sun Gate In early June, a major new artwork is scheduled to be installed at the top of Cascade Path, the walkway that connects Cascade Street to the waterfront. Sun Gate, created by artists Tom Ferraro, Ed Grout and Ron Bayuzick, follows. . .
On Tuesday, April 20, 2021 we held a Spring Community Gathering by Zoom and phone. Updates on projects in the West Bayfront community were shared, followed by great discussion and input from dozens of participants. If you couldn’t join us live, please check out the video here!
On December 9th, Our West Bayfront held a “virtual” community gathering along with several special guests and community partners. We discussed some of the exciting projects that have recently been completed or are in progress in the West Bayfront neighborhoods such as renovations to vacant buildings, work along West 8th. . .
Download the full newsletter here. “The Pontiacs” Celebrate Erie’s Baseball History “The Pontiacs,” a new piece of public art, was presented on Thursday, August 6 at Pontiac Field (Bayview Park, W 2nd St and Cherry St). This exciting new artwork celebrates the history of Pontiac Field, which famously hosted Negro. . .