Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Statement Regarding Broad Street Market Fire


Harrisburg, PA (July 10, 2023) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC was saddened to hear of the fire that took place at the Broad Street Market on Monday morning, July 10th. The Broad Street Market has been a central part of Harrisburg’s midtown neighborhood for over 160 years and has served as one of our region’s best community assets.

The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC is relieved that no one was injured, and our thoughts and support are with everyone who is affected by this tragedy.

“The Broad Street Market is one of Harrisburg’s most iconic locations. I have enjoyed being a regular at the Market since I first moved to Harrisburg. We will work with our community partners and stakeholders to support the Market and the vendors that have made it a crown jewel of our region,” said Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC President & CEO Ryan Unger. “I have no doubt that the Broad Street Market will rebuild and continue to be a place for the community to gather.”

Media Contact:
Tyler Schwind
Communications Director
Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC

About Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC
Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC serves as a catalyst for promoting growth and quality of life in Cumberland, Dauphin and Perry Counties through bold leadership, visionary members and powerful results. Building on its 136-year history, the organization provides a unique blend of business, community/economic development and advocacy services under one roof to boost economic vitality and livability across the region. The Chamber & CREDC is 5-star accredited by the United States Chamber of Commerce, a distinction achieved by less than five percent of chambers across the nation.

The Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC) is the economic development arm of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber and is the leading organization for promoting and performing economic development activities in Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry counties.  The group offers a variety of programs and resources to help attract, retain, and expand business in the region. CREDC is a certified lender in Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry counties.

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