• Impact Harrisburg Schedules Community Meetings Starting April 19, 2016

    Impact Harrisburg is holding a series of community information meetings, beginning next week. Impact Harrisburg is a non-profit corporation established to provide grants for economic development programs that benefit the City of Harrisburg. We invite all to attend a session to learn more about Impact Harrisburg. Public Information Schedule: Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Time:Read more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG PRESENTS JULY 4th “TASTE OF INDEPENDENCE” FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL & FIREWORKS SHOW

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – This year, the City of Harrisburg will sponsor the largest July 4th celebration in Central Pennsylvania with an  “Independence Day Food Truck Festival and Fireworks Show” on Riverfront Park from 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. The free, one-day event will feature live music, activities for children, a performance by the Harrisburg Symphony,Read more →

  • SWANS RETURN TO ITALIAN LAKE

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse, City officials and Friends of Italian Lake will hold a press conference at noon Friday, April 15, 2016, at the lake to announce that four swans will grace the water this summer. “Italian Lake will have four beautiful swans sharing the water for the next few months,” said Mayor Papenfuse. “Two whiteRead more →

  • THIRD YOUTH TOWN HALL ON VIOLENCE SLATED FOR STEELTON

    THIRD YOUTH TOWN HALL ON VIOLENCE SLATED FOR STEELTON

    Students from Steelton High and other schools in the greater Harrisburg area will lead the third regional Youth Town Hall on Violence at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2016 in the auditorium of Steelton-Highspire High School, Swatara Street and Reynders Avenue, Steelton. Moderators are Keontay Hodge, Steelton Borough councilwoman and Cole Davis Goodman, a studentRead more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG NEW DEMOLITION TEAM TACKLING BLIGHT ON REGINA STREET

    The City of Harrisburg’s new Demolition Team on Thursday will demolish houses in the 1700 block of Regina Street in its project to tackle neighborhood blight. The 3-person demolition team began the project last week, taking down two houses at 1415 and 1416 Swatara St.  Ten properties in Allison Hill and Uptown were identified forRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: N 4TH STREET FROM MARKET TO WALNUT

    Street Name: N 4th Street From: Market Street To: Walnut Street Date/Time from: Friday, April 15th at 9:00 A.M. Date/Time to: Friday, April 15th at 3:00 P.M. Type of Closure: Complete Closure Info: PPL will be working in street and sidewalk If you have any questions regarding this street closure please call the City EngineerRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: RIVER ST. FROM CHESTNUT TO BLACKBERRY ALLEY

    Street Name: River Street From: Chestnut Street To: Blackberry Alley Date/Time from: Beginning on Friday, April 15th at 8:00 A.M. Date/Time to: Monday, April 25th at 8:00 A.M. Type of Closure: Complete Closure.   Dauphin County will be placing a temporary chiller unit and generator trailer in street to serve the County building. Detour Info: EnterRead more →