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Harrisburg is a town with a rich history that spans more than 200 years. As the capital of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, we attract thousands of people to our city to live, work and play. Our city is poised for a great economic recovery, and there is a palpable optimism on our streets as we look forward to the next four years under new administration.

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Dauphin West Nile Virus Control says new mosquito samples positive for virus. 9/12/2014 near of the old Melrose School on Derry St.

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  • MAYOR PERFORMED DOUBLE MARRIAGE FOR HIS FIRST WEDDING CEREMONY

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse presided over a double wedding ceremony on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014  in the atrium of the MLK Government Center. Both couples wanted to make history by being the first wedding of the new Mayor’s term. “Since both couples felt so strongly that they wanted to be the first, we worked out aRead more →

  • RECEPTION AT MLK GOVERNMENT CENTER TO HONOR HARRISBURG’S HIGHEST RANKING FEMALE POLICE OFFICER

    RECEPTION AT MLK GOVERNMENT CENTER TO HONOR HARRISBURG’S HIGHEST RANKING FEMALE POLICE OFFICER

      HARRISBURG – Captain Annette Oates, the city’s highest ranking female police officer, will be honored at a reception at noon March 4, 2014, in the atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St. Captain Oates will retire effective March 9, 2014 and will accept a new post as Director of Security atRead more →

  • Church Demolition Resumes Friday

     Demolition will resume Thursday on the former Victory Outreach church at 12th and Magnolia St. after Judge Deborah Curcillo rescinded the preliminary injunction to stop the City of Harrisburg from tearing down the abandoned building.  The judge on Monday issued a preliminary injunction that forced the city to halt demolition, which had begun last week. Read more →

  • City of Harrisburg-STREET CLOSURE & CRANE SETTING NOTIFICATION

    Street Name: STATE ST From: N 2ND ST To: N 3RD ST Date/Time from: TOMORROW, FRIDAY, 4/11 FROM 9:00 AM TO 3:00 PM AND SATURDAY, 4/12 FROM 7:00 AM TO 4:00 PM Type of Closure: COMPLETE & PARTIAL CLOSURE Closure Info: THE EAST BOUND SECTION OF STATE STREET WILL BE CLOSED  FOR A CRANE TORead more →

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