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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 (April 29, 2015): Beginning Monday, May 4th Capital Region Water will begin its annual fire hydrant flushing and inspection program. It is expected to take 6-8 weeks to reach all 1,600 fire hydrants in Capital Region Water’s service area. Why is this needed? Fire hydrant flushing is a vital annual program to maintain highRead more →
HARRISBURG (April 23, 2015): For Earth Day, Capital Region Water announced “City Beautiful H2O”, a historic campaign to improve the health of Harrisburg’s local waterways by reducing combined sewer overflows and reducing stormwater pollutants. A major focus of the campaign will be community engagement and education. “Just over a century ago, the City of HarrisburgRead more →
April 23, 2015 Harrisburg, PA – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will hold a press conference at Camp Curtin Memorial-Mitchell United Methodist Church, 2221 N Sixth St., at 10 a.m. Friday to support a fundraising drive to repair the historic church, then join students for a cleanup of City Island for the Youth Day of Caring. Camp CurtinRead more →
April 21, 2015 Harrisburg, PA – Mayor Eric Papenfuse and Recycling Coordinator John Rarig will hold a press conference at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, 2015, on “Earth Day” at City Hall to announce a new recycling program for Harrisburg residents. Then, he will plant a tree in Harrisburg Cemetery at 10:30 a.m. to honorRead more →