Local officials want the designation changed back to urban.
And today, a letter from Governor Corbett was sent to Senator Jane Earll saying the Department of Welfare will now re-analyze data.
Local officials fear that if
"When the designation goes from urban to rural, the tax dollars are shifting," said David Brennan, Erie City Council. "Tax dollars will go to larger urban centers like
A public meeting will also be held, however a date and place have not been set yet.