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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 will speak at a press conference to unveil the Young Lungs at Play initiative at 10 a.m. on Thursday, November 17, at the 4th and Emerald Street Playground. Dr. Loren Robinson, Deputy Secretary of Health Promotion at the Department of Health, Deborah P. Brown, President and CEO of theRead more →
INVESTMENTS IN PUBLIC HEALTH AND SERVICE RELIABILITY REQUIRE RATE INCREASES HARRISBURG (November 15, 2016) – On Tuesday, November 22nd Capital Region Water’s Board of Directors will consider 2017 Budgets, including necessary adjustments to water and sewer rates at their November Board Meeting. Under the proposed budgets and rate calculations, sewer rates for 2017 will beRead more →
CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: Green Street From: Clinton Street To: Harris Street Date/Time: Beginning today, Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:00 am to Friday, December 2, 2016 at 5:00 pm Reason for Closure: Contractor will be digging street to replace an 18” sewer main for Capital Region Water (CRW)Read more →
The Harrisburg Bureau of Fire reports that a victim from the fire on Barley Lane that occurred on November 9, 2016 has died. Shanice Johnson, 15, died on Sunday, November 13, 2016 as a result of the injuries she received during the fire. This is the first fire death in the City of Harrisburg sinceRead more →