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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 in the midst a great economic recovery. There is a palpable optimism on our streets as new businesses open, new residents move in and Harrisburg regains its stature as one of the premiere capitals of our nation.
Our city is on the move. Our future will be even greater than our past!
Mayor Eric Papenfuse invites citizens to participate in the development of Harrisburg’s FY-2017 Annual Action Plan for funding housing and community development entitlement programs, which include: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – $1,863,831 (estimated) HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program – $376,832 (estimated) Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program – $171,832 (estimated) The goal of these programs is toRead more →
The City of Harrisburg recently was awarded a Premier Project Award for Infrastructure in recognition of its LED Street Lighting Program from Tri-County Regional Planning Commission during ceremonies at the Civic Club. “This is a well-earned commendation to City Engineer Wayne Martin and our Public Works team for a job well-done,” said Mayor Eric Papenfuse.Read more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse and Harrisburg Police Chief Thomas C. Carter will hold promotion and swearing-in ceremonies for 22 Harrisburg Police officers at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 at the Forum at 5th and Walnut Streets. “We are excited to be able to promote 12 Harrisburg police officers and swear in another 10 new officers,”Read more →
CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: Fourth Street (at intersection with Walnut) From: To: Date/Time: 1/11/17 11:15 to 1;30 Reason for Closure: NRG performing work in area Other Information: Southbound lane closed for about 2 hours. Emergency access provided. If you have any questions regarding this street closure call: STREET CLOSURE LOCATIONRead more →