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Wanda Williams overcomes Eric Papenfuse’s write-in challenge; scores win in Harrisburg mayor’s race

She will become the city’s second Black mayor and just the second woman to hold the position.

By Charles Thompson/PennLive

Harrisburg voters to pick their next mayor in Nov. 2 election

Harrisburg voters will head to the polls on Tuesday to pick a mayor. They have three candidates to choose from.

By Julia Agos/WITF

Wanda Williams wins Democratic primary in Harrisburg mayor’s race, Papenfuse concedes

Williams has earned the right to campaign this fall to become the city’s second Black and second female mayor.

By Charles Thompson/PennLive

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Candidates for Harrisburg’s mayor share competing plans for economy, policing

Four of the past five Harrisburg mayors have been Democrats, and members of that party have just two weeks to choose between five candidates for mayor. One candidate is running unopposed on the Republican side.

By Alanna Elder/WITF