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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!
Dec. 21, 2015 HARRISBURG – The City of Harrisburg will ring in the New Year with fireworks and a festive celebration at the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St., beginning at 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31 and ending at midnight with the dropping of the Giant Strawberry outside the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel. Mayor Eric PapenfuseRead more →
Street Name: SOUTH STREET Street Closure Location Map From: N 3RD STREET To: WILLIS ALLEY Date/Time from: MONDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2015 – 9:00 AM Date/Time to: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2015 – 4:00 PM Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE EACH DAY BETWEEN 9:00 AM AND 4:00 PM ONLY Closure Info: CONTRACTOR WILL BE USING A MANLIFTRead more →
The Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Program at the City of Harrisburg – Department of Building and Housing Development offers assistance to low and moderate- income families, as well as Rental Property Owners, in making their homes lead-safe for children. The Program has made over 800 homes lead-safe since April, 1995. Hundreds of young children nowRead more →
December 15, 2015-Mayor Eric Papenfuse invites citizens to review the City of Harrisburg’s FY-2014 Consolidated Annual Performance & Evaluation Report (CAPER) for U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funded housing and community development entitlement programs, which include: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – $2,749,269.39; HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program – $640,434; Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program – $160,887Read more →