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Bus Service

Information and announcements for bus service in Harrisonburg, Virginia. For immediate notices related to inclement weather changes to transit, remember to follow HDPT on Twitter and Facebook.

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission meets in council chambers to consider requests from citizens and developers on issues such as rezonings, special use permits, major subdivisions, and street and alley closings.

Special Events

Parks and Recreation holds a variety of special events throughout the year.

Community Development Block Grant

Community Development Block Grant - the development of viable urban communities, achieved by providing decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expanded economic opportunities, principally for Low - and Moderate - Income persons.

Press Releases

The City posts press releases and public information online! Find press releases from the past few years in the Press Releases Archive.

Coronavirus COVID-19

The City of Harrisonburg and all departments are continuing to monitor the latest information and recommendations concerning the Coronavirus, or COVID-19.

Tree Advisory Board

The Public Tree Advisory Board oversees advisory responsibilities to the operations of the City with regard to the care of public trees and the annual work plan.

Start Smart

Start Smart was developed by top motor skill development specialists in the field of youth sports. Parent-child groups perform motor skill tasks that gradually build confidence in children while they are having fun at the same time.


Basketball programs offered by the Harrisonburg Department of Parks and Recreation.

HPD Earnings and Benefits

Earnings and benefits of working for the Harrisonburg Police Department.

Awards and Recognitions

The City of Harrisonburg, Virginia has been recognized both regionally and nationally for a variety of achievements. This page lists information on some of these awards and recognitions.