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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.
Our city is on the move. Our future will be even greater than our past!
HARRISBURG, PA (Nov. 23, 2015) – Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse and the President & CEO of the Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors Bureau Mary Smith today announced details of a City Events Marketing and Sponsorship agreement between the two organizations. The four-year agreement worth $620,000 to the city includes naming the Hershey Harrisburg Regional Visitors BureauRead more →
Nov. 20, 2015 Harrisburg, PA – The City of Harrisburg’s Public Works Department is notifying residents of immediate changes in collection of brush and woody waste. “The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has notified the City that we can no longer bring brush and branches to the former Harrisburg incinerator for disposal,” said Mayor Eric Papenfuse.Read more →
Harrisburg City Police will close the Market Street Bridge and streets along the route of the 2015 Holiday Parade from 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015. Hundreds of people are expected to line up along the parade’s route, which includes: Eastbound On the Market St. Bridge to Second St. Northbound on NRead more →
November 22, 2015-On or about November 30, 2015 the City of Harrisburg, PA will submit a request to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for the release of funds to implement the Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program. This program is authorized by Sec. 1011 of the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard ReductionRead more →