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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!

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  • Harrisburg Public Works Department Following Street Cleaning Schedule for Snow Removal

    Harrisburg Public Works Department Following Street Cleaning Schedule for Snow Removal

    Harrisburg Public Works Director Aaron Johnson says the city will follow the street cleaning schedule as it continues to plow and remove snow from city streets.  It is important that residents park according to the street cleaning schedule so that plow trucks can reach the curb and remove snow, Johnson said. Workers spent Wednesday removing

  • HBGNext Forum Engages Public in Creating New Harrisburg

    HBGNext Forum Engages Public in Creating New Harrisburg

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse was joined by Police Chief Thomas Carter, Director of Public Works Aaron Johnson and City Council members Eugenia Smith and Sandra Reid at the HBGNext forum sponsored by PennLive in the Atrium of the MLK Government Center. The event was well attended and for the most part, residents were able to discuss

  • Meeting of the Park Harrisburg PA Advisory Committee Announced for 10 a.m. Feb. 20, 2014

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: David Black President & CEO Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (717) 213.5032 dblack@hbgrc.org Helen Wallace Assistant to the President Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC (717) 213.5020 hwallace@hbgrc.org Park Harrisburg Advisory Committee to Meet on February 20th The Park Harrisburg Advisory Committee will meet @ 10:00 am on Thursday, February 20,

  • Street Closure Announcement

    From: SENECA ST To: SCHUYLKILL ST Date/Time from: 2/18/2014, TUESDAY, 8:00 AM (08:00) Date/Time to: 2/18/2014, TUESDAY, 3:30 PM (15:30) Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: THE HARRISBURG AUTHORITY WILL BE REPAIRING A WATER MAIN BREAK IN THE 2400 BLOCK OF LOGAN STREET Detour Info: USE 3RD OR 4TH STREETS AS ALTERNATIVES If you

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