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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!
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. 4thRead more →
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 earlyRead more →
Due to the threat of severe weather, Harrisburg’s Public Works is suspending sanitation and recycling pickup for Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014.Read more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse praised Harrisburg firefighters for their self-less service to the people of Harrisburg in voting to accept a new contract agreement. Members of the Capital City Paid Firefighter’s Association IAFF Local 428 voted to accept difficult concessions to ensure the City of Harrisburg can move into economic recovery with a balanced budget. “ThisRead more →