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About Us

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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Contact Us

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.

Additional Information

News

  • Public Works and Harrisburg Authority Working to Fill New Sinkhole

    Public Works and Harrisburg Authority Working to Fill New Sinkhole

    HARRISBURG, Feb. 21– Crews from both Harrisburg Public Works and The Harrisburg Authority completed their investigation Friday night of a sinkhole that appeared earlier in the day in front of 2034 N. 4th Street in Harrisburg, damaging a car but creating no public safety risks. “There is no water or sewer disruption,” said Harrisburg Authority

  • Thanks to Businessman Scott Appel and Touch of Color Flooring

    Thanks to Businessman Scott Appel and Touch of Color Flooring

    By Matt Zencey | mzencey@pennlive.com The Patriot-News Email the author | Follow on Twitter on February 20, 2014 at  8:15 AM Harrisburg’s police officers got about 2,000 square feet of new carpeting in their downtown headquarters Saturday, thanks to a donation from Touch of Color flooring. It’s the first big donation landed by Mayor Eric

  • Street Closure Notice-Feb. 20, 2014

      This is a notification of a street closure in The City of Harrisburg. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this street closure please call the City Engineer at 717-255-3091. Thank you.   CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION   Street Name: N 5TH ST   From: ALRICKS ST   To: LEWIS

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