• Update On City Treasurer Application Public Meeting

    Per the Council President, the original public meeting that was scheduled for Thursday, September 18th (For Interviews) has been postponed. The new date will be on Monday, September 29th at 5:30PM in City Council Chambers. Each eligible candidate will be contacted and invited to attend this Public Meeting. Candidates will be given an opportunity (1-2Read more →

  • HARRISBURG CITY COUNCIL PASSES RESOLUTION TO SUSPEND FUNDING TO NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM

    Aug 26, 2014 HARRISBURG – City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday night to request that the Dauphin County Commissioners suspend transfer of funds from hotel tax revenues to the National Civil War Museum. Dauphin County shares with the City of Harrisburg a portion of hotel tax revenues that are to be allocated for marketing andRead more →

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE LAUDS CITY COUNCIL’S ADOPTION OF HISTORIC LEGISLATION TO SPUR SMART GROWTH IN HARRISBURG

    July 10, 2014 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse on Wednesday lauded the City Council’s passage of a new zoning ordinance and other historic legislation that he says will spur smart economic growth in Harrisburg.“The City Council’s passage of a new zoning ordinance, as well as adoption of our proposal for a Land Bank are of monumentalRead more →

  • HARRISBURG CITY COUNCIL KICKS OFF TRASH CAN GIVEAWAY

    Harrisburg –City Council, Representative Patty Kim and Commissioner George Hartwick will hold a press conference at 10:00AM on Saturday, June 7th at the city’s Public Works facility located at 1820 Paxton Street, to kick-off their trash can give away made possible from donations to the “Keep Harrisburg Clean” campaign. “The weather is supposed to be beautiful onRead more →

  • HARRISBURG CITY COUNCIL ANNOUNCES CREATION OF OPERATION C.O.P.E

    Media Alert! For Immediate Release Contact: Sandra R. Reid 717 255 3060 HARRISBURG –City Council will announce the creation of a new program to streamline enforcement and education on trash ordinances at a press conference at 12:00 Noon on Friday, May 9, 2014, in the atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St., Harrisburg, PARead more →