Platform in three words:
Technology, Arts, and Visibility are key to our survival as a city. As part of Erie’s Downtown Revitalization art installations, artworks, and interactive art displays should accompany the renewal of commercial office space.
What type of candidate:
I am a hybrid of the two types of candidates. I am not a politician, but as an life-long Erie resident, I know and have worked with many types of people. From well-connected to the woman who rings up my deli meats.
Number one is Bernie Sanders, although not an outsider he is viewed as an outsider because of his willingness to work with anyone and work for the common person. Number two is Ben Franklin: commitment to civic duty and the collaborative process 4th Doctor Who:smart and thoughtful, but always willing to jump in and try something new
Share This: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 23, 2017 Erie City resident, Brad Ford, will be announcing his candidacy for Erie City Council on Saturday January 28, 2017 at 4 pm at the Brewerie at Union Station 123 W 14th St, Erie, PA 16501. Brad Ford is an innovator and business professional. He currently works[…]
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Share This: Chris Conrad, VCG Properties’ co-managing director, and PACA’s Brad Ford discuss ErieCoLab’s work in the community and the organization’s mission to create, advance, and promote our community.
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