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Harrisburg’s City Council is the Legislative Branch of City government.  The City Council consists of seven members who are elected at large.  The City Council President is elected by the Council members and presides over the Council meetings.  In the event of illness or absence, the Vice-President presides over the meetings.

City Council considers and evaluates legislative concerns through a study committee structure consisting of committees on Administration, Budget & Finance, Building & Housing, Community & Economic Development, Parks, Recreation & Enrichment, Public Safety, and Public Works.  City Council also confirms all department directors and certain other Mayoral appointees.  Council is also required, by the Third Class Optional City Code of Pennsylvania, to pass an annual budget by December 31st of each fiscal year.

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Office of City Clerk & Council
10 North 2nd Street, Suite 305
Harrisburg PA, 17101-1681
Telephone: (717) 255-3060
Fax: (717) 255-3081

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I find a list of codes and ordinances for the City of Harrisburg?

Click here to view a comprehensive online list of codes and ordinances for the City of Harrisburg.

Where can I find a list of upcoming City Council meetings?

Click here to find upcoming City Council meetings.

How can I get in touch with a City Council member?

Please contact the Office of the City Clerk by calling 3-1-1. If you would like to email them individually please click here to navigate to their contact page.

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News

  • Mayor Papenfuse Performs Valentine’s Day Wedding Ceremony

    Mayor Papenfuse Performs Valentine’s Day Wedding Ceremony

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse performed a Valentine’s Day wedding ceremony Friday in the atrium of the MLK Government Center.  Martina Stinney and Moses Mondine, the bride and groom,  expressed their appreciation to Mayor Papenfuse  for joining them in matrimony. It’s the second wedding ceremony of the Mayor’s brief tenure.  The first was a double wedding performed

  • MAYOR ERIC PAPENFUSE WILL LIFT SNOW EMERGENCY AT MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

    MAYOR ERIC PAPENFUSE WILL LIFT SNOW EMERGENCY AT MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

    HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse says he will lift the snow emergency effective midnight tonight, allowing residents to once again park along streets designated Emergency Snow Routes. “The city seems to have weathered the worst of the storm,” Papenfuse said Thursday evening, “and we are grateful to our Public Works crews, as well as to

  • Mayor Papenfuse to Perform Valentine Day Wedding Ceremony at City Hall

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse will perform another wedding ceremony at 4 p.m. Friday.  The Valentine Day ceremony will unite Martina Stinney and Moses Mundine in holy matrimony.  The ceremony is the second of the Mayor’s tenure. Mayor Papenfuse performed a double wedding ceremony in January, shortly after he took office.   Mayor Performed Double Wedding Ceremony

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