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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 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!
Three panels of political and community leaders will discuss ways to eradicate violence among young men of color at a “My Brother’s Keeper” forum from 9 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Saturday, April 23, 2016 at the Camp Curtin YWCA, 2135 N. 6th St. “My Brother’s Keeper” is a White House initiative to encourage communities throughoutRead more →
Chief Thomas C. Carter will hold the next “Chat N’ Chew with the Chief” to answer questions from the community from noon-1p.m. Friday, April 22, 2016 at the Broad Street Market, Brick Building, 6th Street Entrance, near Fisher’s Deli & Bakery. The “Chat N’Chew” sessions are designed to allow citizens and business owners to speakRead more →
The federal General Services Administration has announced additional funding of $29,510,000 toward the eventual construction of a federal courthouse in Harrisburg. GSA announced the allocation for fiscal 2017. As a part of the plan, GSA and the Judiciary agreed to move forward with funding for the Harrisburg Courthouse. The $29.5 million is to be usedRead more →
HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse, Chief Thomas Carter and other officials will attend the third regional Youth Town Hall on Violence at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, 2016 in the auditorium of Steelton-Highspire High School at Swatara Street and Reynders Avenue, Steelton. Moderators are Keontay Hodge, Steelton Borough councilwoman and Cole Davis Goodman, a studentRead more →