• 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 →

  • CAPITAL REGION WATER RECEIVES NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

    HARRISBURG (Feb. 3, 2014) – Last night, the National Association for Clean Water Agencies presented Capital Region Water the National Environmental Achievement Award for Public Information and Education at their Winter Conference in Charleston, SC. Capital Region Water received the award for organizing the Raindrop to River Conservation Carnival at last summer’s Kipona Festival inRead more →

  • BOIL WATER ADVISORY ISSUED TO CUSTOMERS ON BALM STREET IN HARRISBURG

    HARRISBURG (January 29, 2015) – Capital Region Water issued a Boil Water Advisory today to 40 properties at 1250 Walnut Street, 100 block of Balm Street, and 100 block of Linden Street. The Boil Water Advisory was issued due to loss of positive water pressure to make a repair to a 6 inch water mainRead more →

  • Harrisburg Youth to Speak at “My Brother’s Keeper” Forum – 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Bethany A.M.E. Church

    Harrisburg Youth to Speak at “My Brother’s Keeper” Forum – 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Bethany A.M.E. Church

    Youth from the Harrisburg School District will participate in a “My Brother’s Keeper” forum from 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Thursday, January 29 , 2015 at Bethany A.M.E. Church, 912 South 21st St., Harrisburg. Students in grades 7-12 will lead a discussion on the theme of “Growing up with 21st Century Community Engagement, Education andRead more →

  • CITY ISSUES REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS TO MANAGE 2015-16 SUMMER FESTIVALS

    Jan. 16, 2015 HARRISBURG – The City of Harrisburg has set a deadline of Jan. 30, 2015 to receive “Request for Proposals” to help manage the Independence Day Weekend and Kipona festivals for 2015-16. According to the RFP, “The City of Harrisburg is awarding this contract to a vendor whose team will professionally produce theRead more →

  • Mayor’s Interfaith Advisory Council Co-Sponsors “Harrisburg Makes Music!”

    Mayor’s Interfaith Advisory Council Co-Sponsors “Harrisburg Makes Music!”

    The Mayor’s Interfaith Advisory Council Presents HARRISBURG MAKES MUSIC! Music That Brings Us Closer to God IN CELEBRATION OF World Religion Day Sponsored by: The Spiritual Assembly of Baha’is of Harrisburg, The Interreligious Forum of Greater Harrisburg The Mayor’s Interfaith Advisory Council 3 p.m. Sunday, January 25, 2015 Goodwin Memorial Baptist Church 2447 Green St.Read more →