HARRISBURG, Pa. — There’s good news and bad news when it comes to the city’s 2016 budget. On the one hand, it’s balanced, according to Mayor Eric Papenfuse. 582 more words
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HARRISBURG, Pa. — The City of Harrisburg’s financial problems are worse than many people expected in Mayor Eric Papenfuse’s administration. Harrisburg, facing a $6 million shortcoming in revenue, will not have enough money to meet required operating expenses in 2016, he says. 329 more words
YORK, Pa. — At Tuesday’s York City Council meeting, council members learned the fate of their financial status is in jeopardy, unless they take action. 290 more words
WASHINGTON, DC ]- Today U.S. Senator Bob Casey (D-PA) announced that he has urged the Obama Administration to name Harrisburg a federal Promise Zone. The designation, which the city has applied for, would create a unique partnership between the city and the Administration and potentially direct new resources to spur economic development in the city. 551 more words
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Mayor Bill Peduto has proposed a real estate millage rate hike to fix a “miscalculation” by the previous administration.
There are a number of cost-saving measures in the 2015 budget proposal that was sent to the Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority today. 248 more words