About Us

The Department of Administration provides organizational, operational and administrative leadership for the strategic planning process so as to ensure financial sustainability for the City of Harrisburg.

This department is the managerial agency for all other City departments. It centralizes all business related activities in the City and provides the infrastructure needed to conduct normal business functions as well as providing centralized accountability to it citizens.

The Department of Administration is comprised of the following areas/positions:

  • Financial Management
  • Information Technology
  • Taxes and Enforcement
  • Human Resources

Contact Us

10 North Second Street,
Suite 206
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Phone: 311
Email: info@harrisburgpa.gov

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I view the 2015 City of Harrisburg Approved Budget?

You can view the 2015 COH Approved Budget by clicking here.

Who do I contact about my water bill?

Please contact Capital Region Water by dialing 888.510.0606.

Who do I speak with about a job opening?

Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 717.255.6475.

Additional Information

News

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE ANNOUNCES “PROTECT HARRISBURG” LEGAL DEFENSE FUND

    Feb. 18, 2015 Harrisburg – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will hold a press conference at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the atrium of the MLK Government Center to announce creation of the “Protect Harrisburg” Legal Defense Fund. The “Protect Harrisburg” Legal Defense Fund is being established to help the city cope with expenses in connection with lawsuits

  • EPA Partial Consent Decree

    Capital Region Water issues the following statement in response to EPA’s announced lodging of a partial settlement: “The announcement today by EPA follows months of productive negotiations between Capital Region Water, EPA, DOJ, and PA DEP to make improvements that will benefit the health of our local waterways and our community in a fiscally responsible

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG DBHD COMMUNITY ENTITLEMENT PROGRAM INVITATION

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse invites citizens to participate in the development of Harrisburg’s FY-2015- FY2017 consolidated plan for funding housing and community development entitlement programs, which include: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – $1,996,366 (estimated), HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program – $481,295 (estimated), Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program – $160,887 (estimated). The goal of these programs is

Events

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1jun - 2612:00 amjun 26- 4:00 pm2015 DAUPHIN COUNTY CHIEFS OF POLICE CANDIDATE TESTINGRegistration Deadline
1jun6:00 pm- 8:00 pmHarrisburg Architectural Review Board
3jun5:30 pm- 7:30 pmJoint Budget and Finance & Public Safety CommitteeCity Council
3jun6:30 pm- 8:00 pmHarrisburg Planning Commission Meeting
4jun5:30 pm- 7:30 pmJoint Public Works & Parks, Recreation, and Enrichment CommitteeCity Council
4jun6:00 pm- 8:00 pmSteering Committee MeetingComprehensive Plan
6jun - 7sepjun 610:00 amsep 7Summer Enrichment Programs
8jun7:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoga By The River
9jun6:00 pm- 8:00 pmComprehensive Plan Website LaunchComprehensive Plan
10jun6:00 pm- 7:00 pmBoard of Directors Meeting (Capital Region Water)Capital Region Water
14jun11:00 am- 12:00 pmYoga By The River
15jun4:00 pm- 7:00 pmPublic Engagement Forum I (East Harrisburg)for the City of Harrisburg Comprehensive Plan
15jun7:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoga By The River
16jun4:00 pm- 7:00 pmPublic Engagement Forum II (South Allison Hill)for the City of Harrisburg Comprehensive Plan
17jun5:00 pm- 8:00 pmPublic Engagement Forum III (Midtown)for the City of Harrisburg Comprehensive Plan
21jun11:00 am- 12:00 pmYoga By The River
22jun7:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoga By The River
23jun5:30 pm- 8:30 pmPublic Engagement Forum IV (Southside)for the City of Harrisburg Comprehensive Plan
24jun4:00 pm- 7:00 pmPublic Engagement Forum V (Allison Hill)for the City of Harrisburg Comprehensive Plan
24jun6:00 pm- 7:00 pmBoard of Directors Meeting (Capital Region Water)Capital Region Water
25jun2:30 pm- 5:30 pmPublic Engagement Forum VI (Uptown)for the City of Harrisburg Comprehensive Plan
25jun6:00 pm- 8:00 pmHarrisburg Zoning Hearing Board MeetingSpecial Session
28jun11:00 am- 12:00 pmYoga By The River
29jun7:00 pm- 8:00 pmYoga By The River