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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!
Feb. 18, 2015 Harrisburg – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will hold a press conference at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the atrium of the MLK Government Center to announce creation of the “Protect Harrisburg” Legal Defense Fund. The “Protect Harrisburg” Legal Defense Fund is being established to help the city cope with expenses in connection with lawsuitsRead more →
NO STREET CLEANING The Department of Public Works has announced there will not be street cleaning on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 due to the snow. Harrisburg residents are not required to move their cars for street cleaning. No tickets will be issued. City Public Works officials have been out plowing streets since 10 p.m. MondayRead more →
Mayor Papenfuse is urging Harrisburg residents to take precautions against the extremely cold weather that is expected in the region over the weekend and into next week. He is urging people to protect pets and to look after elderly neighbors who may live alone. “City residents should prepare for a sustained period of extremely coldRead more →