Brownfields Project Site Update

May 18th, Borough staff, contractors, and representatives of the Department of Environmental Protection met to walk through the Brownfields Project Site and discuss progress on the project.

Contractors have removed the primary structures and are now digging up foundations and pavement.Work includes sampling of underground storage tanks to make the site environmentally cleared for development. (more…)

Steelton Police Department Presents Safe Sitter!

Penn State Health Children’s Hospital and Steelton Police Department Presents Safe Sitter!

Penn State Health Children’s Hospital and Steelton Police Department are proud to offer Safe Sitter training. We hope to provide information that will teach your child how to handle emergencies when caring for other children. The program also shares ideas on how to manage being a sitter and the responsibilities and concerns that may arise. (more…)

Black History Month: Meet The Montford Point Marines

In 1941, President Franklin D. Roosevelt opened up Marine Corps recruitment and basic training to African Americans at Montford Point from 1942-1949. This segregated training base was established on the grounds of Camp Lejeune to prepare the Marines for various duties while in combat. Some became gunners while serving in the Ammunition and Depot Companies. (more…)

Steelton Borough Council presents a proclamation honoring the Islamic Society of Greater Harrisburg

Steelton Borough Council Vice President Maria Marcinko presented a proclamation honoring the Islamic Society of Greater Harrisburg for building bridges with neighbors in the community. The Islamic Society–which has been located in Steelton Borough for decades–held an open house last Saturday focused on reaching out to the Central Pennsylvania community. This event embodied Steelton’s historic role a community that fosters diversity and inclusion. Thank you to the Islamic Society of Greater Harrisburg for continuing its work in our town.