Welcome to the new HarrisburgPA.gov. This site is continually undergoing upgrades and is designed to grow from feedback and suggestions provided by our citizens. This site provides accurate and easy to use information on our city’s services and programs. We hope that you find it useful and helpful. Your ideas are welcome! Also, check out our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter #thecityofhbg!
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!
Support the Harrisburg Fire Water Rescue Division fundraiser from 3-10 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. Texas Roadhouse will donate 10 percent of food purchases to the Fire Water Rescue Division. Enjoy great food and support our Fire Water Rescue heroes! HBG_Fire_Mission_Statement HBG_Water_Group_Fundraiser Read more →
Capital Area Transit reports a 94% system-wide increase in bicycle riders on CAT buses in 2014. “We’ve seen significant increases in bikes on bus racks over the last year, with growth on just about every route in the system,” Robert Philbin, CAT Director of Planning and spokesperson, said today. CAT began tracking bike ridership inRead more →
Check out the next episode of “Police and the People: Behind the Badge” at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6, 2014, WHBG, Channel 20. Hear the police perspective on relations with the community and how to improve them.Read more →
Mayor Eric Papenfuse, members of the Harrisburg City Council and concerned citizens appeared in the court of Judge Andrew H. Dowling on Friday, Feb. 6, to support arguments to maintain gun ordinances that protect public safety. The Mayor is defending the city, its residents and workers against an NRA lawsuit that seeks to force theRead more →