Harrisburg blight initiative press conference set for today

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

hbgHarrisburg Mayor Eric Papenfuse says he supports the program to board up condemned and abandoned houses in the city with colorful, artistic panels.

Tuesday, he will join Pennsylvania Senator Rob Teplitz and the Pennsylvania National Guard at a press conference about the program.

It will be at 1:00PM in Harrisburg.

The project to board up the buildings started on May 19th and will continue through September 30th.