Thank You to Joseph Westcott and his dedication to the revitalization of Beute Park.  He secured many donations and had several volunteers help him refurbish the benches, paint and replace the roof of the gazebo in addition a flagpole was added enhancing the beauty of Lawrence Park   We are extremely grateful and proud of Joe.



Lawrence Park Township, an Equal Opportunity Employer, will be conducting a Civil Service Examination including a physical agility test, on September 30th at 7:30 a.m. for the position of police officer.  Applications are available from the Office of the Secretary, Lawrence Park Township, 4230 Iroquois Avenue, Erie, PA  16511, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., starting August 21st, 2017 to be completed and returned to the Township Secretary no later than 12:00 noon, September 22nd, 2017.  Those candidates who successfully achieve a passing score from the Civil Service Commission will be ranked numerically for hiring consideration.  All applicants must have completed Act 120 police training at an approved PA Municipal Police Training facility or meet the requirements of MPOETC waiver of training section 203.12.  Each applicant shall be assessed a non-refundable fee of $25.00 at the time the application is returned to the Township Secretary.

2017 Street Resurfacing Project

The following streets will be resurfaced beginning Wed. September 6, 2017.  Please adhere to the parking restrictions.

  • Napier Avenue

  • Rankine Avenue

  • Silliman Avenue

  • Smithson Avenue

  • Draper Place

Please be patient and observe the no parking areas.

Thank You for your cooperation during this project.


The Township currently has vacancies to be filled

1. Tree Commission 

2. Zoning Hearing Board 

3. Planning Commission

Use your time and talents and volunteer to serve in your community

Contact the Township office for details 814-899-2305

Tree Commission meetings cancelled until vacancies are filled

LifeWorks Erie Fall Flu Clinic

Flu shot clinics will be offered at the Township Community Building on the following dates:

  1. Friday, September 15       9 am – 12 pm and 3 – 6 pm
  2. Friday, October 6              3 – 6 pm
  3. Friday, November 3          3 – 6 pm
  4. Friday, January 5, 2018   4 – 6 pm

Now Hiring Substitute Crossing Guards.

 Please call or stop into the Township office for details and an application.