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TRANSIT: Capital Area Transit (CAT) will be closed Monday, May 30. There will be no Fixed Route or Paratransit service available. Service will resume Tuesday May 31, 2016. If you have any questions, please contact CAT at 717-238-8304.
PARKING: All posted signs including street cleaning are in effect. Parking Enforcement is occurring as regularly scheduled.
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A Message From the Mayor

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! 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 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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  • COMPREHENSIVE PLAN

    The City of Harrisburg endeavors to be a community balancing the preservation of our historic buildings, strong neighborhoods, and environmental assets with an accommodation for social, cultural, and economic growth and development that improves the quality of life for residents, businesses, commuters, and visitors by adopting a new Comprehensive Plan.

  • CITY HALL BEAUTIFUL FUND

    The City Hall Beautiful Fund overseen by the Foundation For Enhancing Communities is a fully tax deductible fund aimed at enhancing the interior and exterior of the MLK Gov’t Center.

    Businesses or individuals interested in donating to the fund can make a tax deductible donation by  sending a check to: The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, 200 North Third Street, P. O. Box 678, Harrisburg, PA 17108-0678.

    Inquiries can be sent to info@harrisburgpa.gov

  • PARK PROJECT INITIATIVES

    The City of Harrisburg is currently conducting two initiatives to maintain and beautify our parks and playgrounds. The Adopt-A-Park and Parks Survery initiatives are an attempt to reform and maintain the aesthetics and usability of our various parks and playgrounds with the intent of introducing beautification and monumental grandeur in our city.


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  • BeHBG This Weekend!

    BeHBG This Weekend!

    Harrisburg’s BeHBG team will be at weekend events talking about the City’s Comprehensive Plan team. Stop by and learn about plans for Harrisburg’s Next 20 years! Here are locations: The Taste of Harrisburg event at the Bethesda Mission Youth Center (1438 Herr Street) from 11 AM – 2 PM. The Family/University Day and Pancake BreakfastRead more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: MARKET ST. FROM 17TH TO S. 25TH

    Below is a notification of a street closure in The City of Harrisburg. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this street closure please call the Special Events Officer at 717-255-6447. Thank you. STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: MARKET ST From: S 17TH ST To: S 25TH ST Date from: 10/17/2015, SATURDAY Time from:Read more →

  • STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION: STATE ST. FROM FRONT ST. TO N. 3RD

    Below is a notification of a street closure in The City of Harrisburg. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this street closure please call the Special Events Officer at 717-255-6447. Thank you. Web site:   https://runsignup.com/Race/PA/Harrisburg/TroegsHopDash STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: STATE ST From: FRONT ST To: N 3RD ST Date from: 10/17/2015, SATURDAYRead more →

  • Boil Water Advisory for Oct. 9, 2015

    Boil Water Advisory for Oct. 9, 2015

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Andrew Bliss 717.421.5861 BOIL WATER ADVISORY ISSUED TO CUSTOMERS IN HARRISBURG HARRISBURG (October 9, 2015) – Capital Region Water issued a Boil Water Advisory today to 31 properties on the 2100 and 2200 block of Walnut Street and the 300 block of 23rd Street in Harrisburg. The Boil Water Advisory wasRead more →

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28may - 30may 2810:00 ammay 3049th Annual PennLive/Patriot-News Artsfest
31may6:00 pm- 7:00 pmCommunity Information Meetingwith Mayor Eric Papenfuse

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