• 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 →

  • MUSIC, STORYTELLING AND FIREWORKS TO RING IN NEW YEAR AT CITY HALL

    HARRISBURG – The City of Harrisburg will ring in the New Year with fireworks and a festive celebration at the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St., beginning at 9 p.m. Wednesday and ending at midnight with the dropping of the giant strawberry outside the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel. “This New Year’s Eve will be aRead more →

  • CAPITAL REGION WATER ADOPTS NEW WATER AND SEWER RATES FOR 2015

    HARRISBURG (November 25, 2014) – Earlier today, Capital Region Water’s Board of Directors voted to adopt a new budget and rates for 2015. The combined $43 million budget necessitates an 8.6% increase in water rates and no change to sewer rates for City customers. The average monthly increase for residential customers will be $3.29 perRead more →

  • HISTORIC REGULATORY AGREEMENT TO PROTECT LOCAL WATERWAYS

    WHAT:            A press conference will be held to announce a long-negotiated proposed agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and PA Department of Environmental Protection addressing Harrisburg wet weather compliance issues. The press conference will include a summary of the agreement and its impact on residents.   WHEN:           10AM,Read more →