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!
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!
Our Public Works staff works so hard during the most difficult weather. It’s nice to get a letter like the one below: I want to thank you for responding to my inquires and giving me contact information. Dave came to get my trash this afternoon and I just spoke with Aaron Johnson, and as suspected, thereRead more →
HARRISBURG, Jan. 28 – Property owners must clear their sidewalks of snow and ice by Friday or risk citation, Mayor Eric Papenfuse warned Thursday. “Sidewalks blocked by snow and ice are serious safety risks for pedestrians, and especially for children walking to school,” Papenfuse said. “The city ordinance requires that sidewalks are cleared 24Read more →
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE: MAYOR ERIC PAPENFUSE HAS SENT EARLY NOTICE TO CITY EMPLOYEES THAT THE LIBERAL LEAVE POLICY WILL BE IN EFFECT WEDNESDAY, FEB. 5, 2014. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE, PA FOR: PERRY-DAUPHIN-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…NEWPORT…HARRISBURG…HERSHEY… LEBANON…CARLISLE…GETTYSBURG…YORK…LANCASTER WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM FEB. 4, 2014 TO 4 PM, FEB. 5,Read more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse presided over a double wedding ceremony on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 in the atrium of the MLK Government Center. Both couples wanted to make history by being the first wedding of the new Mayor’s term. “Since both couples felt so strongly that they wanted to be the first, we worked out aRead more →