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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!
Harrisburg, PA – Mayor Eric Papenfuse and Harrisburg City Council members congratulate the Harrisburg High School Cougars for their outstanding win in Saturday’s PIAA 5A semifinals, and are cheering them on to victory in Friday’s game to determine the state championship. “Our City couldn’t be more proud of the Cougars,” said Mayor Papenfuse. “They haveRead more →
A heartwarming story for the holiday season about cops from various local departments and HPAL youth as they spend the day together focusing on family and community relationships. WHO: Chief Thomas Carter, Sheriff Nick Chimienti, Jr., along with more than 30 other local law enforcement officers, are joining together on this special day of mentoringRead more →
Nov. 22, 2016 Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), in partnership with the City of Harrisburg and the Harrisburg Redevelopment Authority, is conducting an open house to unveil three conceptual designs for the Harrisburg Transportation Center (HTC) Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) study. The Open House is scheduled for Tuesday Dec. 6, from 4:00 pm toRead more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse announced completion of City’s LED lighting program at press conference on a windy Walnut Street Bridge on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, in view of a splendid lighting show under the arches the Market Street bridge. The new lighting is beautiful and energy efficient at the same time. Manufactured by Lumen Pulse, the lightsRead more →