• BOIL WATER ADVISORY ISSUED TO CUSTOMERS ON SOUTH 15th STREET IN HARRISBURG

    HARRISBURG (March 17, 2015) – Capital Region Water issued a Boil Water Advisory today to 28 properties on the 300 block of South 15th Street in Harrisburg, PA. The Boil Water Advisory was issued due to a loss of positive water pressure needed to make repairs to a 6” water main on the 300 blockRead more →

  • Mayor Issues Call to Action for Summer Jobs for Harrisburg Youth

    March 17, 2015 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will issue a “Call to Action” for area businesses and non-profits to provide summer jobs and internships for Harrisburg students at a press conference at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in the atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St., Harrisburg. Mayor Papenfuse will be joined byRead more →

  • BOIL WATER ADVISORY LIFTED FOR CUSTOMERS ON HAMILTON STREET IN HARRISBURG

    HARRISBURG (March 6, 2015) – Capital Region Water has lifted the Boil Water Advisory today for 16 homes between 226 and 242 and 275, 277, 279 Hamilton Street in Harrisburg, PA. The advisory went into place Wednesday (3/4) due to a loss of positive pressure during a water main repair. A copy of the BoilRead more →

  • CITY TREASURER ANNOUNCES PAYMENT PLAN AVAILABLE FOR 2015 REAL ESTATE TAXES

    HARRISBURG – Harrisburg property owners can sign up for payment plans for 2015 real estate taxes, City Treasurer Tyrell Spradley announced Monday. “Property owners must come into the office, sign up and make their first payment by Tuesday, March 10, 2015,” Spradley said.  “There is still time to set up an easy payment plan toRead more →

  • CAPITAL REGION WATER BOARD OF DIRECTORS VOTE TO REJECT SALE OF CLARKS VALLEY LAND HARRISBURG

    (February 26, 2015): Last night, Capital Region Water’s Board of Directors voted 3-1 to reject the proposed Agreement of Sale for 384 acres of property in Clarks Valley at their February meeting. This decision comes after almost 24 months of discussions, a two month public comment period, and two public hearings. “We truly appreciate theRead more →

  • MAYOR PAPENFUSE ANNOUNCES “PROTECT HARRISBURG” LEGAL DEFENSE FUND

    Feb. 18, 2015 Harrisburg – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will hold a press conference at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the atrium of the MLK Government Center to announce creation of the “Protect Harrisburg” Legal Defense Fund. The “Protect Harrisburg” Legal Defense Fund is being established to help the city cope with expenses in connection with lawsuitsRead 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 →