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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!

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Dauphin West Nile Virus Control says new mosquito samples positive for virus. 9/12/2014 near of the old Melrose School on Derry St.

About 3 days ago from City of Harrisburg's Twitter via Twitter Web Client

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  • Thanks to Businessman Scott Appel and Touch of Color Flooring

    Thanks to Businessman Scott Appel and Touch of Color Flooring

    By Matt Zencey | The Patriot-News Email the author | Follow on Twitter on February 20, 2014 at  8:15 AM Harrisburg’s police officers got about 2,000 square feet of new carpeting in their downtown headquarters Saturday, thanks to a donation from Touch of Color flooring. It’s the first big donation landed by Mayor EricRead more →

  • Alerts for Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

    Alerts for Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014

    Mayor Papenfuse says he will lift Snow Emergency at midnight tonight. Forecast calls for snow to taper off.  Residents can still keep cars in Locust Street Garage until it closes on Friday. Standard Parking says Harrisburg residents have until the garage closes on Friday to move their cars. Residents previously were told they had toRead more →

  • Mayor meets with Family on 12th Street

    Mayor meets with Family on 12th Street

    HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse on Monday visited the families displaced by the collapse of portions of the roof of the abandoned church at 12th and Magnolia Streets, and assured them the city was doing all in its power to help them safely return to their homes.   The City moved to demolish the condemnedRead more →

  • Mayor Eric Papenfuse Announces 13 New Recruits for Harrisburg Fire Department

    HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse and Acting Harrisburg Fire Chief Brian Enterline will announce 13 new recruits for the Harrisburg Fire Department at a press conference at noon Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at the Public Safety Center at Harrisburg Area Community College.  The Public Safety Center is located on HACC’s campus at Gate 5 onRead more →

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