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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.

City Council Members

Contact Us

Office of City Clerk & Council
10 North 2nd Street, Lower Level #1
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 meeting minutes for upcoming City Council meetings?

Click here to find meeting minutes for 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

  • BOIL WATER ADVISORY ISSUED TO CUSTOMERS ON KELKER AND GREEN STREET IN HARRISBURG

    HARRISBURG (April 1, 2015) – Capital Region Water issued a Boil Water Advisory today to 13 properties on the 200 Block of Kelker Street and one property at 1732 Green Street. The Boil Water Advisory was issued due to a loss of positive water pressure while repairing a 6” water main after a contractor caused

  • Meeting Minutes From Citizen Participation Meetings

    Click here to review the meeting minutes from all of the Citizen Participation Meetings as part of the 2015-2017 Consolidated Plan. Contact Damian Slaughter, Deputy Director for theDepartment of Building and Housing Development, if you have any questions or concerns at dslaughter@cityofhbg.com

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE AND CRANE SETTING NOTIFICATIONS

    Street Name: MARKET ST From: FRONT ST (SR 3009) To: 2ND ST Date from: 3/28/2015, SATURDAY, Time from: 7:00 AM (07:00) Date to: 3/28/2015, SATURDAY, Time to: 4:00 PM (16:00) Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: GREINER INDUSTRIES WILL BE USING A CRANE TO LIFT ROOFING MATERIALS TO THE ROOF OF THE PNI BUILDING

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