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A Message From the Mayor

Welcome to 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! Also, check out our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter @thecityofhbg!

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 in the midst a great economic recovery.  There is a palpable optimism on our streets as new businesses open, new residents move in and Harrisburg regains its stature as one of the premiere capitals of our nation.

Our city is on the move. Our future will be even greater than our past!


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The City of Harrisburg has partnered with CGI Communications, Inc. to create a series of professionally produced online videos to highlight everything the City offers residents, visitors, and business owners. To learn more on how your organization can be involved download the full document details below

The City of Harrisburg is creating a new master plan for Reservoir Park, one of the City’s most scenic and prominent park sites. The eleven month process will examine ways to reinvigorate the park through site improvements and the creation of public / private partnerships.

The Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Program at the City of Harrisburg – Department of Building and Housing Development offers assistance to low and moderate- income families, as well as Rental Property Owners, in making their homes lead-safe for children. The Program has made over 800 homes lead-safe since April, 1995. Hundreds of young children now live in housing made lead safe through our program.

In February 2014, President Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper (MBK) initiative to address persistent opportunity gaps faced by boys and young men of color and ensure that all young people can reach their full potential. The initiative seeks to organize and capitalize on the commitment of community leaders in order to reach that goal.

The City of Harrisburg, in keeping with its ongoing efforts to serve all members of the community, is updating its Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) transition plan and self-evaluation. The accessibility plan provides a comprehensive plan for access for individuals with disabilities to City facilities, parks, programs, services, activities and events.


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  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: KITTATINNY STREET FROM S 13TH TO HUMMEL

    CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION    Street Name:  Kittatinny Street From: S 13th Street To: Hummel Street Date/Time: 3/1 to 3/3 8AM to 3PM Reason for Closure: CRW will be digging for sewer repair work. Other Information: Contact CRW at 888-510-0606 STREET CLOSURE LOCATION MAPRead more

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: PENN ST FROM DAUPHIN TO KELKER

    CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION    Street Name:  Penn Street From: Dauphin Street To: Kelker Street Date/Time: 2/28 to 3/1 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM Reason for Closure: Water service leak repairs Other Information: If you have any questions regarding this street closure call: H L Bowman 717561-1206 STREET CLOSURE LOCATION MAPRead more

  • CITY OF HARRISBURG TO LAUNCH PARK MOBILE APP ON MARCH 1ST

    February 17, 2017  Harrisburg, PA – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. on Friday, February 17, 2017 in the atrium of the City Government Center, to discuss plans to launch the “Parkmobile” app on Thursday, March 1, 2017.  He will be joined by Nancy Keim, Senior Manager of SP Plus. ParkmobileRead more

  • CITY’S PUBLIC WORKS CREWS PREPARE FOR 4-6 INCHES OF SNOW IN HARRISBURG

      Harrisburg, PA – Public Works crews are preparing for the 4-6  inches of snow expected to hit the City of Harrisburg Wednesday night, said Mayor Eric Papenfuse. “The City is well prepared to manage the predicted snowfall,” said Mayor Papenfuse, “and our Public Works staff is confident they have sufficient amounts of salt toRead more

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