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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!
Mayor Eric Papenfuse says the travel ban for the City of Harrisburg will end at 5 a.m. Monday, but he is not encouraging people to drive into the City. He also has announced that the MLK Government Center will be closed on Monday as Public Works crews try to clear more than 30 inches ofRead more →
Mayor Papenfuse says the travel ban will remain in effect in Harrisburg through 5 a.m. Monday. Police will use discretion with those trying to reach the train station, should Amtrak service be restores. However, streets remain hazardous, and the Mayor is not encouraging people to come into the city. City Hall will be closed onRead more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse has extended until further notice the snow emergency for the City of Harrisburg. He also has announced liberal leave is in effect for non-essential City employees on Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. The travel ban also is still in effect in the City of Harrisburg until further notice. Public Works and emergency respondersRead more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse has ordered all non-emergency vehicles off the streets of the City of Harrisburg until further notice to help Public Works crews and emergency responders to do their jobs unimpeded. The Mayor declared a disaster emergency in Harrisburg early Saturday after 14-16 inches struck the city overnight Friday, breaking the 24-hour record forRead more →