• BIKE RIDERSHIP EXPANDING ON CAPITAL AREA TRANSIT SYSTEM

    BIKE RIDERSHIP EXPANDING ON CAPITAL AREA TRANSIT SYSTEM

    Capital Area Transit reports a 94% system-wide increase in bicycle riders on CAT buses in 2014. “We’ve seen significant increases in bikes on bus racks over the last year, with growth on just about every route in the system,” Robert Philbin, CAT Director of Planning and spokesperson, said today. CAT began tracking bike ridership inRead more →

  • Police and the People: Behind the Badge Airs 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 – WHBG Channel 20

    Police and the People: Behind the Badge Airs 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6 – WHBG Channel 20

    Check out the next episode of “Police and the People: Behind the Badge” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6, 2014, WHBG, Channel 20. Hear the police perspective on relations with the community and how to improve them.Read more →

  • Mayor Papenfuse Says City Will Continue to Protect Citizens With Legal Gun Ordinances

    Mayor Papenfuse Says City Will Continue to Protect Citizens With Legal Gun Ordinances

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse, members of the Harrisburg City Council and concerned citizens appeared in the court of Judge Andrew H. Dowling on Friday, Feb. 6, to support arguments to maintain gun ordinances that protect public safety. The Mayor is defending the city, its residents and workers against an NRA lawsuit that seeks to force theRead more →

  • Help Us. Help You. Give Your Input On Housing and Urban Development.

    The City of Harrisburg (the City) is in the process of applying for federal funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This survey is intended to be completed by residents of Harrisburg and business or property owners in Harrisburg.  By completing this survey, you will help to ensure that funds areRead more →

  • Allison Hill Small Business Meet & Greet

    Allison Hill Small Business Meet & Greet

    Please join the City of Harrisburg, Community First Fund and Tri County Community Action ALLISON HILL SMALL BUSINESS MEET AND GREET 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. TUESDAY, FEB. 17 1301 Derry Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room (use parking lot entrance) Refreshments will be served. Join us for a time of networking with local businesses, learnRead more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

    Street Name: RIVER ST From: STRAWBERRY ST To: MARKET ST Date and time from: 2/5/2015, THURSDAY, 8:00 AM (08:00) Date and time to: 2/5/2015, THURSDAY, 1:00 PM (13:00) Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: STREET WILL BE CLOSED FOR DRYWALL DELIVERY If you have any questions regarding this street closure please call the CityRead more →

  • 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 isRead more →