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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.

About 5 days ago from City of Harrisburg's Twitter via Twitter Web Client


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  • Public Works and Harrisburg Authority Working to Fill New Sinkhole

    Public Works and Harrisburg Authority Working to Fill New Sinkhole

    HARRISBURG, Feb. 21– Crews from both Harrisburg Public Works and The Harrisburg Authority completed their investigation Friday night of a sinkhole that appeared earlier in the day in front of 2034 N. 4th Street in Harrisburg, damaging a car but creating no public safety risks. “There is no water or sewer disruption,” said Harrisburg AuthorityRead more →

  • Mayor Papenfuse Says Worst Snow May Be Over

    Mayor Papenfuse Says Worst Snow May Be Over

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse says the worst snow may have already hit Harrisburg, and the city has pulled together to weather the storm.   Mayor Papenfuse was joined today by Police Chief Thomas Carter, Acting Fire Chief Brian Enterline and John Logan, Life Team EMS Chief, to inform Harrisburg residents that the worst of the snow is over.Read more →

  • Announcement of Closure of Mulberry Street Bridge beginning April 2, 2014

    Announcement of Closure of Mulberry Street Bridge beginning April 2, 2014

                          MULBERRY STREET BRIDGE UPCOMING BRIDGE DETOUR February 28, 2014   PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT ON APRIL 2, 2014 THE MULBERRY STREET BRIDGE WILL BE CLOSED TO ALL VEHICULAR AND PEDESTRIAN TRAFFIC FROM THE INTERSECTION WITH CHESTNUT STREET (WEST SIDE) TO THE INTERSECTION WITH CRESCENTRead more →

  • Adopt-A-Park Program Underway!

    Adopt-A-Park Program Underway!

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse announced the Adopt-A-Park program today at a press conference in the MLK Government Building.  Mayor Papenfuse lauded the more than a dozen individuals and corporations that already have answered call to ensure Harrisburg’s parks are safe and attractive. And he  called for others — businesses and citizens — to step up and help Harrisburg haveRead more →

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