About Us

Community Resilience Action Network of Erie (CRANE)

We are an alliance of several organizations in the region that have a commitment to developing a climate-conscious community through education, coordination, and implementation of projects that address climate change and build a resilient community. The core group includes Pennsylvania Sea Grant, Erie County Department of Planning, the Green Building Alliance, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Environment Erie, and the Regional Science Consortium. 

Our Mission

Engage the community using education and collaboration to identify climate vulnerabilities and implement proactive responses that preserve a vibrant and resilient region.”