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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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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Civil War Museum recent marketing report says 66% of hotel tax funds went to salaries; 18% to utilities; 15% to marketing.

About 11 hours ago from City of Harrisburg's Twitter via Twitter Web Client



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  • Thanks, Loretta!

    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, there

  • HARRISBURG PROPERTY OWNERS MUST CLEAR SIDEWALKS OF SNOW OR RISK CITATIONS

      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 24

  • WINTER WEATHER ALERT!

    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,

  • MAYOR PERFORMED DOUBLE MARRIAGE FOR HIS FIRST WEDDING CEREMONY

    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 a

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