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Harrisburg is a town with a rich history that spans more than 200 years. As the capital of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, we attract thousands of people to our city to live, work and play. Our city is poised for a great economic recovery, and there is a palpable optimism on our streets as we look forward to the next four years under new administration.
Our city is on the move. Our future will be even greater than our past!
Impact Harrisburg is holding a series of community information meetings, beginning next week. Impact Harrisburg is a non-profit corporation established to provide grants for economic development programs that benefit the City of Harrisburg. We invite all to attend a session to learn more about Impact Harrisburg. Public Information Schedule: Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Time:Read more →
HARRISBURG, Pa. – This year, the City of Harrisburg will sponsor the largest July 4th celebration in Central Pennsylvania with an “Independence Day Food Truck Festival and Fireworks Show” on Riverfront Park from 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. The free, one-day event will feature live music, activities for children, a performance by the Harrisburg Symphony,Read more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse, City officials and Friends of Italian Lake will hold a press conference at noon Friday, April 15, 2016, at the lake to announce that four swans will grace the water this summer. “Italian Lake will have four beautiful swans sharing the water for the next few months,” said Mayor Papenfuse. “Two whiteRead more →
Students from Steelton High and other schools in the greater Harrisburg area will lead the third regional Youth Town Hall on Violence at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2016 in the auditorium of Steelton-Highspire High School, Swatara Street and Reynders Avenue, Steelton. Moderators are Keontay Hodge, Steelton Borough councilwoman and Cole Davis Goodman, a studentRead more →