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ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Recent development along the Bayfront Parkway has included a GetGo gas station and convenience store that opened fall 2015 and a new Courtyard by Marriott Hotel that opened June 2016. Other future developments could include additional hotels/parking garages, residential housing, retail shops and restaurants. Below is a summary of recent and potential developments currently known by the study team:

Bayfront Place
•  Owner:
Erie Events
•  Location:
Former GAF Building Materials Manufacturing Coporation - 218 West Bayfront Parkway
•  Type of Development:
192-room Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, 281 space parking garage and 8,600 square feet
of leasable commercial space.
•  Status/Schedule:
Courtyard by Marriott Hotel and parking garage now open.
•  Visit the Project Website:
http://www.eriebayfrontplace.com/

Harbor Place
•  Owner:
Scott Enterprises
•  Location:
Northeast corner of State Street and the Bayfront Parkway (the former Penelec site)
•  Type of Development:
Phase I will include a hotel and 100,000 square feet of office space. Remaining phases
will include 43 town homes, another hotel, a waterfront restaurant, a family recreation
center,retail space and a parking garage.
•  Status/Schedule:
Funding received from the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program in
October 2016. Construction is anticipated to begin in 2017.
•  Visit the Project Website:
http://www.erieharborplace.com

Bayfront Cobblestone Hotel and Suites
•  Owner:
Tom Kennedy
•  Location:
Across from Liberty Park, south of the Bayfront Parkway
•  Type of Development:
54-room hotel
•  Status/Schedule:
Under construction - anticipated opening Fall 2016.
•  Visit the Project Website:
http://www.staycobblestone.com/pa/erie

East Bayfront Port Expansion
•  Owner:
Port Authrotiy / Develop Erie
•  Location:
Erie's East Bayfront (70-acre area)
•  Type of Development:
Possible site of a new $32 million import/export facility
•  Status/Schedule:
Conceptual Stages
•  Visit the Project Website:
http://www.developerie.com/ports.html

McAllister Place
•  Owner:
Port Authority of Erie County
•  Location:
East Dobbins Landing (McAllister Marine building)
•  Type of Development:
To be determined
•  Status/Schedule:
Seeking Development Proposals


GetGo
•  Owner:
Giant Eagle
•  Location:
Northwest corner of West 12th Street and Greengarden Road
•  Type of Development:
5,750-square-foot store with gas pumps and a carwash
•  Status/Schedule:
Completed/Open
•  Visit the Project Website:
https://www.get-go.com/Home/