Kipona Fest 2014

Check out the new events at Kipona this year including the Chris Franklin 3 on 3 basketball tournament!

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  • Mayor Papenfuse Says Worst Snow May Be Over

    Mayor Papenfuse Says Worst Snow May Be Over

    Mayor Eric Papenfuse says the worst snow may have already hit Harrisburg, and the city has pulled together to weather the storm.   Mayor Papenfuse was joined today by Police Chief Thomas Carter, Acting Fire Chief Brian Enterline and John Logan, Life Team EMS Chief, to inform Harrisburg residents that the worst of the snow is over.

  • 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 to


    HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse is declaring a snow emergency effective midnight tonight, requiring city residents to move their cars from emergency snow routes. By special arrangement with Standard Parking, residents can park without charge at the Locust Street Garage. Free parking is also available on City Island, the Fire Museum at 1824 N. 4th

  • Harrisburg Prepares for Major Snow Storm

    PUBLIC WORKS CANCELS SANITATION AND RECYLING PICKUPS ON THURSDAY  . . . PREPARES FOR MAJOR SNOW STORM   HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse said Wednesday the city’s Public Works crews are preparing for a major snow storm that the National Weather Service says could drop an estimated 8-12 inches of snow onto Harrisburg beginning early

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