Halloween Haunted House

Our free Halloween Haunted House returns to Midtown on October 29, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. We’re working with youth from the Neighborhood Center’s TECH program to develop a frightening, but fun theme of the dangers of radiation. Those trick-or-treaters too young for this scary attraction may still have candy. We could still use some volunteers, […]

Seeking Input for Wayfinding Maps

in 2012, Urban 3D developed wayfinding maps listing businesses and other attractions n Midtown. The maps are being updated, but we’re seeking your input to assure we didn’t miss anything. Please take a moment to look at the map and let us know if any new businesses were excluded, any included businesses have closed, or […]

Fall 2015 Newsletter

Each season, Friends of Midtown distributes more than 3000 paper newsletters throughout Midtown. It’s our most ambitious method of spreading word about our upcoming events. To accomplish this, we need the help of about a dozen volunteers for one or two weekends. If you’re able to help share our October, November, and December events with […]

Midtown May Market

Friends of Midtown’s third annual Midtown May Market brings together a community yard sale and fundraiser waffle brunch on May 16 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The yard sale is a partnership with other community organizations–Midtown Square Action Council, Olde Uptown Neighborhood Association, Market Place Town Homes HOA, and New Fox Ridge HOA–and will […]

Jeremiah Chamberlin Q&A

What is your current employment? Do you own your residence or other property in the City? Yes; I have a small apartment building downtown near the Firehouse Restaurant Have you ever been delinquent in paying your real estate taxes at the City, school district, or county level? No Have you ever been charged with a […]

Cornelius Johnson Q&A

What is your current employment? Health Officer/Department Head for Susquehanna Township Do you own your residence or other property in the City? No, I do not own property in the City of Harrisburg, yet but I’m currently house shopping and looking to buy soon. Have you ever been delinquent in paying your real estate taxes […]

Pat Stringer Q&A

What is your current employment? RETIRED Do you own your residence or other property in the City?Own my residence only Have you ever been delinquent in paying your real estate taxes at the City, school district, or county level? NO Have you ever been charged with a crime, including summary offenses (other than a speeding […]

City Council Candidate Biographies

Whether you’re attending our April 16 City Council Candidates Night or not, it’s important to know who’s running for City Council. We’ve compiled a short biography about each candidate: Jeff Baltimore, a third generation Harrisburg resident and graduate of Shippensburg University, has held several prominent business, planning, and economic development positions in Harrisburg, York, and with the […]