• No street cleaning Friday, Feb. 13 — Residents Don’t Have to Move Cars!

    No street cleaning Friday, Feb. 13 — Residents Don’t Have to Move Cars!

    The Department of Public Works has announced it will not do street cleaning on Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, due to the extreme cold temperatures. Residents do not have to move their cars, and no parking tickets will be issued. For more information, contact jdavis@cityofhbg.comRead more →

  • 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 responsibleRead more →

  • Texas Roadhouse Sponsors Fundraising Day for Fire Water Rescue – 3- 10 p.m. FEB. 11!

    Texas Roadhouse Sponsors Fundraising Day for Fire Water Rescue – 3- 10 p.m. FEB. 11!

    Support the Harrisburg Fire Water Rescue Division fundraiser from 3-10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. Texas Roadhouse will donate 10 percent of food purchases to the Fire Water Rescue Division. Enjoy great food and support our Fire Water Rescue heroes! HBG_Fire_Mission_Statement HBG_Water_Group_Fundraiser  Read more →

  • 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 →