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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!
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Police officers may be able to get to a crime scene quicker on four wheels. Harrisburg Police is hoping its two-wheel diplomacy approach ends up changing more lives. A recent initiative by Harrisburg Police Chief Tom Carter has put more “bike cops” on the city’s streets. The idea is simple: Police officersRead more →
CITY OF HARRISBURG – STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: MARKET ST From: DEWBERRY ST To: ABERDEEN ST Date from: 7/20/2015, MONDAY, Time from: 6:00 PM (18:00) Time to: 3:00 AM (03:00) Type of Closure: PARTIAL CLOSURE Closure Info: NRG ENERGY WILL BE DIGGING IN THE INTERSECTION OF MARKET AND 4TH STREETS. ALL TRAFFIC THROUGH THISRead more →
STREET CLOSURE NOTIFICATION Street Name: N FRONT ST From: MACLAY ST To: BOAS ST Date from: 7/15/2015, WEDNESDAY Time from: 5:00:00 PM Date to: 7/15/2015, WEDNESDAY Time to: 8:30:00 PM Type of Closure: COMPLETE CLOSURE Closure Info: No access to N Front St. between Mclay st and Boas St. Detour Info: NONE REQUIRED AT THISRead more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse has issued the following statement regarding criminal charges filed today against former Mayor Stephen Reed: “Today’s developments mark another important step along the path to the City of Harrisburg’s recovery. We, as a region, through exorbitant parking fees and sky-high trash disposal rates, continue to pay dearly for Mayor Stephen Reed’s financialRead more →