Tag: Eric Papenfuse

Harrisburg announces street closures downtown during protest on Friday, May 15; suggested protest route

Harrisburg will be closing off much of the downtown neighborhood to thru traffic on Friday, May 15th starting at 8:00 A.M., including the intersections at 2nd & Forster and Third & Forster, and encouraging protesters to follow the demarcated route of 2nd-to-Forster-to-Third and the Capitol Steps.

Counter-protesters plan to disrupt anti-lockdown event in Harrisburg

“Everyone is worried about access to the hospital. If the access to the hospital is not protected, it will fall to the top decision makers within the City of Harrisburg’s government,” one city resident commented. “They had 3 days to get emergency management in place.”