• Update On City Treasurer Application Public Meeting

    Per the Council President, the original public meeting that was scheduled for Thursday, September 18th (For Interviews) has been postponed. The new date will be on Monday, September 29th at 5:30PM in City Council Chambers. Each eligible candidate will be contacted and invited to attend this Public Meeting. Candidates will be given an opportunity (1-2Read more →

  • Customers to Begin Making Checks and Money Orders Payable to “Capital Region Water

    HARRISBURG (September 4, 2014) – In a continuing effort to improve customer service and bill processing, Capital Region Water customers will begin making utility bill checks and money orders payable to “Capital Region Water”. “Capital Region Water continues to take steps to improve fiscal responsibility and customer service.  Moving our payment receipt processes to aRead more →

  • Messiah College Students Went “Into the Streets” in Service to City of Harrisburg

    Aug 28, 2014 HARRISBURG – Messiah College students participated in volunteer service to the City of Harrisburg recently as part of their “Into the Streets” freshman orientation. More than 100 Messiah students assisted with preparations for the Kipona festival on City Island and more than 100 others will do clean-up and other service projects in HarrisburgRead more →

  • CITY OFFICIALS RECEIVE RESIGNATION OF TREASURER JOHN CAMPBELL

    Aug 28, 2014 HARRISBURG – John Campbell’s resignation as treasurer for the City of Harrisburg is effective Tuesday, Sept. 2, at the request of city officials to ensure limited disruption in the city’s schedule of payments. The City Solicitor’s office received Campbell’s official resignation Thursday morning. Campbell’s signature as treasurer will be on checks issuedRead more →

  • HARRISBURG CITY COUNCIL PASSES RESOLUTION TO SUSPEND FUNDING TO NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM

    Aug 26, 2014 HARRISBURG – City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday night to request that the Dauphin County Commissioners suspend transfer of funds from hotel tax revenues to the National Civil War Museum. Dauphin County shares with the City of Harrisburg a portion of hotel tax revenues that are to be allocated for marketing andRead more →

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF INTERIM TREASURER TODAY AT 2 P.M. PRESS CONFERENCE

    Aug 21, 2014 HARRISBURG –  Mayor Eric Papenfuse will announce the appointment of Paul Wambach as interim treasurer for the City of Harrisburg at a press conference today at 2 p.m. in the atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St. Wambach spent more than 20 years as treasurer for the city, retiringRead more →

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE WELCOMES “ROTARY BELLE” TO CITY HALL

    Aug 22, 2014 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will welcome the “Rotary Belle” painted cow to the MLK Government Center during ceremonies at 11:30 a.m. Monday. Mayor Papenfuse and Rotary Club of Harrisburg President Karen Snider will unveil Rotary Belle in her new home just outside the entrance of the MLK Government Center, 10 N.Read more →