January 3, 2017

Almi for Erie Kickoff Event on January 7th!

Join us as Democratic mayoral candidate Almi Clerkin officially kicks off her campaign at a rally scheduled for Saturday, January 7, 2017 at 21 W. 10th Street, Erie PA 16501. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. with remarks beginning at 2:00 p.m. Local musician Sam Hyman will also perform. Come hear about Almi’s vision for a better, brighter and bolder future …

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December 20, 2016

ERIE NEWS NOW: Almi Clerkin Announces Erie Mayoral Run

You can add another candidate to the list of democrats and republicans running to be the next mayor of the City of Erie. Almi Clerkin, executive director of the Erie Playhouse announced on Monday that she is running in the May 2017 democratic primary. Clerkin launched her campaign, Almi for Erie, with a message posted on-line, and it’s getting a …

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December 20, 2016

YOURERIE.COM: Playhouse director Almi Clerkin to run for Erie mayor

The race for Erie mayor continues to get more crowded, as a longtime Erie resident and director of a local nonprofit throws her name into the mix. Erie Playhouse Executive Director Almi Clerkin announced her run for mayor on YouTube, saying Erie’s next mayor needs to be bold and she’s up for the challenge of bringing people together and building …

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December 19, 2016

ERIE TIMES-NEWS: Erie Playhouse director Almi Clerkin kicks off campaign for Erie mayor

Almi Clerkin, the executive director of the Erie Playhouse, will run for Erie mayor.   Almitra Clerkin has never campaigned for political office, but she said running the Erie Playhouse for the past 10 years has given her the experience needed to become Erie’s next mayor. Clerkin, the playhouse’s executive director, announced Monday she will be a Democratic candidate in …

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December 19, 2016

Almi Clerkin Announces Run for Mayor of Erie, PA

Here is the full text of Almi’s Dec. 19, 2016 video announcement: “I’ve lived in downtown Erie for fifty years, and I’ve seen our city go through great times, and challenging times. Some people say Erie’s best days are in the past, but I disagree. When we work hard, there’s no limit to what we can achieve together. Erie’s next mayor …

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