Harrisburg’s City Council will vote on its latest financial receiver proposal at an Aug. 31 special legislative session.

After the council on July 19 rejected a plan proposed by Novak Consulting Group Inc. under the state’s Act 47 plan for distressed communities, Mayor Linda Thompson offered her alternative plan. It largely mirrors that of the Act 47 consultant but also pushes for a commuter tax and more concessions on incinerator debt from surrounding Dauphin County.

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