Welcome to the new HarrisburgPA.gov. This site is continually undergoing upgrades and is designed to grow from feedback and suggestions provided by our citizens. This site provides accurate and easy to use information on our city’s services and programs. We hope that you find it useful and helpful. Your ideas are welcome!
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!
The Pennsylvania Municipal League and Kaboom are partnering with the City of Harrisburg to facilitate the rehabilitation of the 4th and Emerald Street Playground. A public forum will be held to discuss the $47,000 application to Keystone communities program for this project will be held on June 17th from 4:30pm-6pm at the Dauphin County Library at 3rd andRead more →
The Police Departments of Derry, Harrisburg, Harrisburg International Airport, Highspire, Hummelstonw, Lower Swatara, Middletown, Paxtang, Penbrook, Steelton, Susquehanna Township, and Swatara Township will take part in Police Candidate Testing. Registration form and Application fees are due by 4:00pm on June 30, 2014 to the Swatara Township Police Department. Physical Fitness Test will be administered onRead more →
May 28, 2014 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse said Wednesday he shares the nation’s deep sense of loss at the death of Maya Angelou, revered as one of the nation’s leading contemporary poets. “Maya Angelou was a national treasure,” Mayor Papenfuse said. “Her works are deeply moving and inspiring and have touched millions of peopleRead more →
May 28, 2014 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse perform his first same-sex marriage ceremony at 4 p.m. Wednesday in the atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St., Harrisburg. Mayor Papenfuse will wed Terry F. Toothman and Joseph J. Villone, formerly of Harrisburg, who have been a couple for 38 years. The coupleRead more →