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ECGRA leader on strategy, impact around Erie

Posted on November 26th, 2018 at 11:07 AM
ECGRA leader on strategy, impact around Erie

Perry Wood was hired in 2011 as executive director of the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority.  The authority disperses millions of dollars of the local share of gaming revenues from Presque Isle Downs & Casino and is at the forefront of Erie County revitalization efforts.  Wood has garnered national plaudits for his work, yet ECGRA remains a frequent political target.

Click Here to read the entire article as published by the Erie Times News on Sunday, November 25, 2018.