• Harrisburg ranked number 25 in U.S. News & World Report ‘Best Places to Live’

    U.S. News analyzed the 100 most populous metro areas to find the best places to live. To make the top of the list, a place had to have good value, be a desirable place to live, have a strong job market and a high quality of life. Check out the full article from US NewsRead more →

  • CHIEF THOMAS CARTER HOLDS “CHAT N’ CHEW WITH THE CHIEF” MEETINGS ON FRIDAY AT ROXY’S CAFE

    HARRISBURG – Chief Thomas C. Carter will hold a “Chat N’ Chew with the Chief” to answer questions from the community from 9-10 a.m. Friday, March 4, 2016 at Roxy’s Cafe, 274 North St. The “Chat N’Chew” sessions are designed to allow citizens and business owners to speak to the Chief of Police about publicRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: WALNUT ST REOPENED

    Street Name: Walnut Street     LOCATION MAP From: Court Street To: N 2ND Street FOR THE TIME BEING WALNUT STREET, BETWEEN COURT AND N 2ND, HAS BEEN RE-OPENED TO TRAFFIC HOWEVER THERE IS A STEEL PLATE IN THE CENTER LANE. If you have any questions regarding this street closure please call the City Engineer at 717-255-3091.  Read more →

  • MAJOR DOWNTOWN LANE CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: WALNUT ST FROM COURT TO 2ND

    Street Name: Walnut Street     LOCATION MAP From: Court Street To: N 2ND Street Beginning this afternoon, Tuesday, March 1, 2016 until further notice the right and center driving lanes are closed for emergency street repair work. Detour Info: All traffic must use one left lane – Expect major delays during this afternoon’s rush. If youRead more →

  • CAPITAL AREA TRANSIT RELEASES FY 2014-15 ANNUAL REPORT, AVAILABLE ON LINE, AND CAT OFFICES

    (Harrisburg) – Capital Area Transit released today the Fiscal Year 2014-15 Annual Report, “Where CAT Goes, Community Grows,” according to Bill Jones, CAT general manager. The report, which is available at www.cattransit.com, provides an overview of CAT developments during the year, including the financial statement, highlights from the year, messages from CAT leadership, CAT fundingRead more →

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE TO PARTICIPATE IN 500 MEN READING WEEK IN HARRISBURG SCHOOLS

      FEB. 29, 2016 Harrisburg, PA – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will participate in opening ceremonies for the 500 Men Reading Week and Career Exploration sponsored by the American Literacy Corp. at  8 a.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at Camp Curtin Elementary School, 2900 N. 6th St., Harrisburg. Following opening ceremonies, the Mayor will go toRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: LOCUST ST. FROM N FRONT TO RIVER

    STREET CLOSURE LOCATION MAP Street Name: LOCUST STREET From: N FRONT STREET To: RIVER STREET Date/Time from: SATURDAY, MARCH 5TH AT 6:00 AM (0600) Date/Time to: SATURDAY, MARCH 5TH AT 12:00 PM (1200) Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: A CRANE WILL BE SET TO REPLACE UNITS ON ROOF OF PA HOUSING & FINANCERead more →