Erie Coke 

Benefit or Burden? A thorough examination of the plant and its impact on the community

Interview with Erie Coke's Environmental Director Ed Nesselbeck

DEP Gets Chance to Respond to Erie Coke's Request to Admit Additional Evidence

DEP Gets Chance to Respond to Erie Coke's Request to Admit Additional Evidence

Erie News Now has learned the Department of Environmental Protection has until Monday to respond to the latest petition.

Erie Coke Wants to Submit More Evidence to Judge for Review

Erie Coke Wants to Submit More Evidence to Judge for Review

The documents show the company's desire to achieve compliance, according to Erie Coke.

DEP to Test Air Quality Around Erie Coke Plant

DEP to Test Air Quality Around Erie Coke Plant

How much of a health risk is it if you live near Erie Coke? That's what the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is finding out. The DEP is taking another step to ensure the safety of those that live near Erie Coke.

Pennsylvania DEP to Conduct Air Quality Sampling Near Erie Coke Plant

Pennsylvania DEP to Conduct Air Quality Sampling Near Erie Coke Plant

Thirteen monitors will be placed along the outside of the facility and at four locations in the community.

Erie Coke Hearing Concludes; Judge Will Not Make Immediate Ruling

Erie Coke Hearing Concludes; Judge Will Not Make Immediate Ruling

The hearing was convened after the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection denied the renewal of Erie Coke's operating permit.

Erie Coke Granted Temporary Relief, Allowed to Continue Operating in Short Term

Erie Coke Granted Temporary Relief, Allowed to Continue Operating in Short Term

The Environmental Hearing Board on Friday granted Erie Coke temporary relief until the board can make a ruling on the petition filed Wednesday.

Could an NFL Stadium be Built on an Abandoned Coke Plant Property?

Could an NFL Stadium be Built on an Abandoned Coke Plant Property?

An official with the Town Of Tonawanda, NY has proposed the former Tonawanda Coke plant as the future home of the Buffalo Bills.

'A Little Too Late' Erie Coke Neighbor Skeptical Despite Cleanup Efforts

'A Little Too Late' Erie Coke Neighbor Skeptical Despite Cleanup Efforts

Steve Narusewicz has lived on Queen street on Erie's east side all his life. There's been a lot of changes since then, but one thing has remained the same.

Erie Coke Planning Public Meetings, Cancer Risk Assessment

Erie Coke Planning Public Meetings, Cancer Risk Assessment

Erie Coke planning extensive public outreach campaign as new regime is now in control at the plant.

Erie Coke Appeals DEP's Decision to Deny Operating Permit

Erie Coke Appeals DEP's Decision to Deny Operating Permit

In its appeal, Erie Coke said the denial of its operating license "would effectively cause the permanent and irrevocable closure of Erie Coke’s coke manufacturing facility."

Pennsylvania DEP Cites too Many Violations for Denying Erie Coke's Operation Permit

Pennsylvania DEP Cites too Many Violations for Denying Erie Coke's Operation Permit

As the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection works to have Erie coke shut down, we wanted to dig deeper and learn what led them to this decision.

Erie Community Weighs in on Possible Erie Coke Shutdown

Erie Community Weighs in on Possible Erie Coke Shutdown

With Monday’s news, viewers like you have been weighing in online. We wanted to see just how you felt about the DEP’s decision, and what it could mean for Erie.

Erie Coke Denied Operating Permit; DEP Files for Injunction to Close Plant

Erie Coke Denied Operating Permit; DEP Files for Injunction to Close Plant

The plant was nearly shut down in 2010, but a court-ordered settlement was reached, the DEP said.

Erie Coke Executive Releases Statement on Plant's Future

Erie Coke Executive Releases Statement on Plant's Future

Environmental Director responds to Erie News Now Special Report "Erie Coke: Benefit or Burden"