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Art Walk Scholarship Applications currently being accepted

The Harrisburg Art Walk annually awards a one-time $1,000 scholarship to one graduating high school senior who demonstrates excellence in creative writing, dance, drama, music or the visual arts.

Application Period: 

January 1, 2018 – April 1, 2018

Eligibility:

Vacancy on Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

There is currently a vacancy on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. To learn more or to apply, visit: http://bit.ly/2kW4Q1J

Applications being accepted for the Arts, Culture & Heritage Committee

The Town of Harrisburg Arts, Culture & Heritage Committee, a sub-committee of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, provides a voice, specific for the Arts, Culture and Heritage of the Harrisburg community.  The Committee consists of individuals who live in the local region and community and have interest in supporting and preserving programs, events, history & heritage, culture and the arts of Harrisburg.

Request for Pre-Qualifications

Edifice Inc. is the Construction Manager for the Town of Harrisburg Fire Station #2 and is seeking to pre-qualify contractors for subcontractor trade packages. There will be an outreach and public information session on November 28, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Harrisburg Town Hall, 4100 Main St., Harrisburg, NC 28075.

Harrisburg Cowboys Junior Pee Wee team advance to the Semi Final Round of Regional Pop Warner Playoffs

Congratulations to our Harrisburg Cowboys Junior Pee Wee Football Team, coached by Ben Morro, for advancing to the Pop Warner Football Regional Semi-Final playoff game this weekend in Wilmington, NC. The Harrisburg Cowboys will face off against the Western Branch Jaguars at 11am at Legion Field on November 11th.

Fire Department Open House

The Harrisburg Fire Department will have their Annual Open House on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 11am to 3pm at Station #1 at 6450 Morehead Road. There will be tours of Station #1, cooking safety demonstrations, bounce houses, junior firefighter challenges, fire trucks, meet your firefighters and BBQ for Sale!

Bags in the Burg

In the fall of each year, Harrisburg Parks & Recreation partners with Harrisburg Business Network (HBN) for a friendly community-wide cornhole competition, raising funds for a different local charity each year. Money is raised through tournament registrations, donations and raffles. Over $10,000 was raised in 2016 for Special Olympics of Cabarrus County and $1,000 was raised for a local school.

Community Wide Clean-up

Saturday, October 14th 4:30-6:30pm at Harrisburg Town Hall, click here to sign up!

Harrisburg Park- Master Plan

The Town has developed a master plan for Harrisburg Park and will be presenting it to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Council on Monday, August 28th 6pm in the Council Chambers.

Approved FY2017-18 Budget and proposed Bond Referendum

HARRISBURG, N.C., June 13, 2017– Town Manager Haynes Brigman presented FY2017-2018 budget recommendation for approval to the Harrisburg Town Council on Monday, June 12. The Town wide budget totals $35,732,370 for General Fund, Capital Reserve Fund, Capital Project Fund, Storm Water Fund, and Water and Sewer Fund. “Careful consideration was given to providing the highest quality services to our citizens in the most efficient and effective manner, while also balancing the increased service demands and needs of our growing community.” said Brigman.