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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.

About 4 days ago from City of Harrisburg's Twitter via Twitter Web Client


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  • Mayor Papenfuse Announces Key Staff

    Mayor Papenfuse Announces Key Staff

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse today announced key members of his cabinet at a press conference in the atrium of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Government Center, 10 N. Second St., Harrisburg, PA. Papenfuse said his first appointments include: Neil Grover, City Solicitor Karl Singleton, Senior Advisor for Education and Youth Bruce Weber, Finance Director Aaron Johnson, Director ofRead more →

  • MAYOR ERIC PAPENFUSE DECLARES SNOW EMERGENCY EFFECTIVE MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

    HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse is declaring a snow emergency effective midnight tonight, requiring city residents to move their cars from emergency snow routes. By special arrangement with Standard Parking, residents can park without charge at the Locust Street Garage. Free parking is also available on City Island, the Fire Museum at 1824 N. 4thRead more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

    Street Name: N 3RD ST From: WALNUT ST To: MARKET ST Date/Time from: 4/10/2014, THURSDAY, 9:00 AM (09:00) Date/Time to: 4/10/2014, THURSDAY, 3:00 PM (15:00) Type of Closure: PARTIAL CLOSURE Closure Info: RIGHT LANE WILL BE CLOSED DUE TO COMMUNICATIONS CONTRACTOR EXCAVATION WORK JUST BEYOND STRAWBERRY STREET ON N 3RD. Detour Info: PLEASE KEEP TORead more →

  • TODAY IS LAST DAY TO SHOP AT MACY’S AND HELP CITY OF HARRISBURG!

    TODAY IS LAST DAY TO SHOP AT MACY’S AND HELP CITY OF HARRISBURG!

                     MACY’S SELECTS RIVERFRONT PARK FOR ITS “HEART YOUR PARK” PROGRAM HARRISBURG  – Riverfront Park has been selected for Macy’s “Heart Your Park” program, a part of the  department store’s “Secret Garden” campaign to raise awareness and funds for  parks across the country. From March 7 to March 31, customers at Macy’s store in Harrisburg MallRead more →

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