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Burg Blog: Turn It Out

December 15, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

A polling location on State Street in Harrisburg. Recently, I received an email from a Derry Township resident with the… Read More

Harrisburg Mayor: City plans to proceed with composting facility plan.

December 15, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse made a final pitch for a composting facility last night in Susquehanna Township. Harrisburg intends to… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

December 14, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Weekend! Please excuse the abbreviated Weekend Roundup. I have a pretty good reason. What are you doing this weekend?… Read More

Citing low manpower, police dial back plans for Allison Hill substation.

December 14, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

A rendering of the police substation on S. 15th Street, which will open in late August 2018 with part-time hours.… Read More

No Tax Hike as Dauphin County Finalizes 2018 Budget

December 13, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

The Dauphin County Administration building. The Dauphin County commissioners today passed a 2018 budget that keeps property taxes steady for… Read More

As Harrisburg finalizes its 2018 budget, officials hear a forecast for Act 47.

December 12, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

Harrisburg City Hall. Harrisburg is likely to spend another three years in the state’s Act 47 program for financially distressed… Read More

Displaced by storms, students from Puerto Rico, Florida enroll in Harrisburg Schools

December 12, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

Superintendent Sybil Knight-Burney shared details about the district’s enrollment spike on Tuesday. The Harrisburg School District is losing teachers and… Read More

Capital Region Water Set to Start 5 Projects in Harrisburg

December 12, 2017 | by Lawrance Binda

Capital Region Water at work installing new pipes on Green Street in Harrisburg last winter. Capital Region Water will begin… Read More

Papenfuse Pitches Composting Facility to City School Board

December 7, 2017 | by Lizzy Hardison

The site of Harrisburg’s proposed composting facility in Susquehanna Township. Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse has renewed a quest to build… Read More

Weekend Roundup with Sara Bozich

December 7, 2017 | by Sara Bozich

Happy Weekend! Please excuse the abbreviated Weekend Roundup. I have a pretty good reason. What are you doing this weekend?… Read More
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