• MAYOR TO SPEAK AT INTERFAITH “IFTAR” DINNER TONIGHT AT KUNKEL PLAZA

    MAYOR TO SPEAK AT INTERFAITH “IFTAR” DINNER TONIGHT AT KUNKEL PLAZA

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse will participate in an interfaith “Iftar” dinner at 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Kunkel Plaza, at Front and State Streets, sponsored by the Turkish Cultural Center of Central Pennsylvania.   Muslims break their daily fast during the month of Ramadan with a community dinner called an “iftar.”  The Turkish CulturalRead more →

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE TO KICK OFF JULY 4TH CELEBRATION SATURDAY ON CITY ISLAND

    June 29, 2015 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will welcome thousands of people to City Island at 10 a.m. Saturday to kick off Harrisburg’s July 4th Celebration featuring live music, food vendors, a kid’s village, an evening concert by the Harrisburg Symphony and a spectacular fireworks display. Parking on City Island is FREE this year,Read more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE / CRANE SETTING NOTIFICATION

    Street Name: COURT ST From: WALNUT ST To: LOCUST ST Date from: 7/1/2015, WEDNESDAY, Time from: 7:00 AM (07:00) Date to: 7/1/2015, WEDNESDAY, Time to: 5:30 PM (17:30) Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: GREINER INDUSTRIES WILL HAVE A CRANE SET UP TO LIFT ROOFING MATERAL TO THE FEDERAL BUILDING. Detour Info: USE NRead more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

    Street Name: RIVER ST From: CHESTNUT ST To: BLACKBERRY ST Date from: 6/29/2015, MONDAY, Time from: 9:00 AM Date to: 7/2/2015, THURSDAY, Time to: 3:00 PM Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: COMCAST CABLE WILL BE DIGING TO INSTALL SERVICE CONDUIT FOR THE PARKING GARAGE. STREET WILL BE OPEN TO TRAFFIC DURING NON WORKINGRead more →

  • Ollie’s Bargain Outlet is 2015 Presenting Sponsor for July 4th Festivities!

    Ollie’s Bargain Outlet is 2015 Presenting Sponsor for July 4th Festivities!

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse thanks Ollie’s Bargain Outlet for stepping up to be the major Presenting Sponsor for the city’s July 4th festivities. Visit the July 4th page for more information on the festivities by clicking here. “We thank Ollie’s for its major support for the 2015 July 4th events,” said Mayor Eric Papenfuse.  “Our city appreciatesRead more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG: STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

    From: BRIARCLIFF RD To: MAGNOLIA DR Date/Time from: 6/24/2015, WEDNESDAY, 8:00 AM (08:00) Date/Time to: 6/24/2015, WEDNESDAY, 3:30 PM (15:30) Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: EXCAVATING THE CENTER OF THE STREET IN FRONT OF 2309 TO 2311 OAKWOOD TO REPLACE VERIZON CONDUITS AND CABLE. If you have any questions regarding this street closureRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: N 2ND ST TO N 3RD ST.

    STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: LOCUST ST From: N 2ND ST To: N 3RD ST Date from: 6/20/2015, SATURDAY Time from: 5:30:00 AM Date to: 6/20/2015, SATURDAY Time to: 11:00:00 PM Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: N 3rd St will also be closed from Walnut St to Pine St. from 5:30 am toRead more →