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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!
Mayor Papenfuse will attend the showing of the documentary “Rosenwald” sponsored by thee Harrisburg Jewish Film Festival and the Mayor’s Interfaith Advisory Council at the Jewish Community Center, 3301 N. Front St., at 7 p.m. March 31, 2016. “I thank the faith leaders of my Interfaith Advisory Council and the Harrisburg Jewish Film Festival for workingRead more →
HARRISBURG (March 28, 2016) – On Friday, Standard & Poor’s, one of the world’s leading credit benchmarking organizations, assigned an ‘A+’ rating for Capital Region Water’s Series 2016A and Taxable Series 2016B Water Revenue Refunding Bonds. The rating of ‘A+’ reflects Capital Region Water’s general creditworthiness and is based on strong risk and financial profilesRead more →
HARRISBURG (March 21, 2016) – Capital Region Water announced a proposal to conserve its 8,200 acre DeHart Watershed Property in Dauphin County by easement in partnership with the Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation, The Nature Conservancy, and Fort Indiantown Gap. The 8,200 acre DeHart Watershed Property located in northern Dauphin County is the primary source ofRead more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse will serve as MC at the 2016 St. Patrick’s Day Parade that kicks off at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at Walnut Street and Commonwealth Avenue. The parade is organized by the Capital Region Association of Irish and Celts (CRAIC). It was started in the 1990s when a group of volunteers organizedRead more →