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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!
May 23, 2014 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will lead a special ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday, Memorial Day, at Riverside Park to honor soldiers who have died in service to our country. The Harrisburg Police Department Honor Guard will participate in the ceremony in which the Mayor will lay a wreath at the WorldRead more →
May 23, 2014 HARRISBURG – Mayor Eric Papenfuse will attend a press conference at 1 p.m. Tuesday at 245 S. 13th St. to support a program to use painted panels to board up condemned and abandoned houses with the help of troops from the National Guard. The program to board up blighted properties in Harrisburg isRead more →
The Harrisburg Strong Task Force will hold the first of two public outreach input sessions on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the Greater Harrisburg Area YWCA, 1100 Market Street (Highmark Room – 2nd Floor), Harrisburg from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Any Harrisburg resident, neighborhood group, investment group, concerned citizen, community developmentRead more →
May 20, 2014 Harrisburg – Mayor Eric Papenfuse said Tuesday he welcomes the ruling by a federal judge allowing same-sex marriages in Pennsylvania. “This is an historic ruling and one that I wholeheartedly welcome,” Mayor Papenfuse said. “The doors of City Hall are open to all couples who want to wed.” Mayor Papenfuse has performedRead more →