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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!
CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: Reese Street From: Evergreen Street To: Hummel Street Date/Time: Today, Jan. 25th and tomorrow, Jan. 26th between 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM Reason for Closure: City building demolition If you have any questions regarding this street closure call Harrisburg Department of Public Works at 717-412-4320 STREETRead more →
CITY OF HARRISBURG – ALTERNATING TRAFFIC LANE Street Name: Sycamore Street From: Cameron Street To: S Front Street Date changed to start on Wednesday February 1st The bridge will remain open however there will only be one lane. Traffic will be controlled by temporary traffic signals to alternate traffic from each direction. Expect delays. Reason for Closure:Read more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse invites citizens to participate in the development of Harrisburg’s FY-2017 Annual Action Plan for funding housing and community development entitlement programs, which include: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – $1,863,831 (estimated) HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program – $376,832 (estimated) Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program – $171,832 (estimated) The goal of these programs is toRead more →
The City of Harrisburg recently was awarded a Premier Project Award for Infrastructure in recognition of its LED Street Lighting Program from Tri-County Regional Planning Commission during ceremonies at the Civic Club. “This is a well-earned commendation to City Engineer Wayne Martin and our Public Works team for a job well-done,” said Mayor Eric Papenfuse.Read more →