Month: January 2020

County commissioner named in federal lawsuit for alleged real estate scheme involving tax sale

Harrisburg, PA – A lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania alleges City of Harrisburg, and Dauphin County officials […]

Harrisburg officials named in federal lawsuit for alleged real estate scheme

Several high profile figures are named in the lawsuit including Harrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse, and Dauphin County Commissioner George Hartwick.
The plaintiffs claim that the defendants targeted private property owners as part of an illegal rezoning plan coordinated by the Harrisburg Redevelopment Authority.

George Hartwick not present during Dauphin County Commissioners Reorganization Meeting

Dauphin County Democrats are questioning their representation after County Commissioner George Hartwick was a no-show for the first organization meeting of the 4-year term.
Commissioner Jeff Haste remained the Chairman, and Commissioner Mike Pries retained his Vice Chairman position.

Derry Township Police Department Announces Passing of Officer Michael L. Henry

Officer Henry passed on Thursday, December 2nd at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

Swatara Township approves 2020 budget with tax decrease

The Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the township’s 2020 Budget during its December 11th meeting. The budget calls for a reduction in the property tax millage. Included in the budget is $18,001,785 in expenses.

Job fair in Harrisburg offering $400 signing bonus, $31k entry level positions

A recruitment event in Swatara Township is offering entry level jobs starting at $31,000.
Interviews will be conducted all week, on the spot for qualified candidates.