• SWANS RETURN TO ITALIAN LAKE

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse, City officials and Friends of Italian Lake will hold a press conference at noon Friday, April 15, 2016, at the lake to announce that four swans will grace the water this summer. “Italian Lake will have four beautiful swans sharing the water for the next few months,” said Mayor Papenfuse. “Two whiteRead more →

  • THIRD YOUTH TOWN HALL ON VIOLENCE SLATED FOR STEELTON

    THIRD YOUTH TOWN HALL ON VIOLENCE SLATED FOR STEELTON

    Students from Steelton High and other schools in the greater Harrisburg area will lead the third regional Youth Town Hall on Violence at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2016 in the auditorium of Steelton-Highspire High School, Swatara Street and Reynders Avenue, Steelton. Moderators are Keontay Hodge, Steelton Borough councilwoman and Cole Davis Goodman, a studentRead more →

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG NEW DEMOLITION TEAM TACKLING BLIGHT ON REGINA STREET

    The City of Harrisburg’s new Demolition Team on Thursday will demolish houses in the 1700 block of Regina Street in its project to tackle neighborhood blight. The 3-person demolition team began the project last week, taking down two houses at 1415 and 1416 Swatara St.  Ten properties in Allison Hill and Uptown were identified forRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: N 4TH STREET FROM MARKET TO WALNUT

    Street Name: N 4th Street From: Market Street To: Walnut Street Date/Time from: Friday, April 15th at 9:00 A.M. Date/Time to: Friday, April 15th at 3:00 P.M. Type of Closure: Complete Closure Info: PPL will be working in street and sidewalk If you have any questions regarding this street closure please call the City EngineerRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: RIVER ST. FROM CHESTNUT TO BLACKBERRY ALLEY

    Street Name: River Street From: Chestnut Street To: Blackberry Alley Date/Time from: Beginning on Friday, April 15th at 8:00 A.M. Date/Time to: Monday, April 25th at 8:00 A.M. Type of Closure: Complete Closure.   Dauphin County will be placing a temporary chiller unit and generator trailer in street to serve the County building. Detour Info: EnterRead more →

  • Celebrate Bike to School Day

    7-8:45 a.m. May 4, 2016 What is it? It’s a national event that gives communities across the country the opportunity to join together in bicycling to school on the same day. Bike to School Day is part of the movement for year-round safe routes to school. Families who live too far to walk or bicycleRead more →

  • Preparations for the 4th Annual Great Harrisburg Litter CleanUp Are Under Way

      For the 4th year in a row, Clean & Green Harrisburg is coordinating the Great Harrisburg Litter CleanUp (GHLC) for Saturday April 16th from 9:00am-1:00pm. This citywide community effort aims to pick up litter from the city’s streets, alleyways, and public spaces. It’s important to note this is not a City bulk clean upRead more →