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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!
Jan. 9, 2017 Harrisburg, PA – In recognition of National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, Mayor Eric Papenfuse today commended Chief Thomas C. Carter and the officers of the Harrisburg Police Department for their outstanding work serving the people of the City of Harrisburg. “I urge all residents to use the day to express their appreciation toRead more →
Harrisburg, PA – The MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St., will be closed Monday, Jan. 2, for the New Year’s Day holiday. “Since New Year’s Day falls on Sunday, city employees receive the following day off,” said Mayor Eric Papenfuse. “The government center will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Mayor EricRead more →
Dec. 19, 2016 Harrisburg, PA – Mayor Eric Papenfuse and Public Works Director Aaron Johnson will announce the holiday trash collection schedule and changes to street sweeping services at a holiday press conference slated for 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016 in the atrium of the MLK Government Center, 10 N. Second St. The MayorRead more →