• 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 →

  • 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 →

  • 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 →

  • CAPITAL REGION WATER REMINDS CUSTOMERS TO PREPARE THEIR PIPES FOR FREEZING TEMPERATURES

    HARRISBURG (January 6, 2015): With below-freezing temperatures expected this week, Capital Region Water alerts customers to protect their pipes from freezing and to report any water leaks seen outside by calling 888-510-0606. “We want to remind customers that freezing temperatures can cause pipes to freeze and possibly break, causing property damage,” said Capital Region WaterRead more →

  • CAPITAL REGION WATER ANNOUNCES PUBLIC HEARINGS ON PROPOSED CLARKS VALLEY PROPERTY SALE

    HARRISBURG (January 5, 2015): Capital Region Water will be holding two public hearings to present information on the proposed Clarks Valley Property Sale and to hear public comments. The first hearing, which will also be Capital Region Water’s January Board meeting, will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 28 at 6PM at the Heinz-Menaker Senior CenterRead more →

  • Harrisburg Public Works to Pick Up Discarded Christmas Trees

    Harrisburg Public Works to Pick Up Discarded Christmas Trees

    HARRISBURG –  Harrisburg City residents should put discarded Christmas trees on the curb in front of their homes throughout the month of January when the city’s Department of Public Works will collect them during scheduled street cleaning days. Christmas trees placed on curbs after Jan. 31 will be picked up during the scheduled trash collectionsRead more →

  • Capital Region Water Making Important Customer Service Changes in January

    CRW Customer Service Staff and Cashiers Moving to the Water Services Center; Will Accept Credit Card Payments Over the Phone with No Fees HARRISBURG (December 29, 2014): Capital Region Water staff are moving from the City Government Center. Beginning Jan. 5, customers that need to pay their water bill in person must go to theRead more →