Tag archive for ‘HARB’
By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
2 Comments

Odettes Developers to Seek Permission at Tuesday Meeting to Demolish Sides of Building

The owners of the former Odette’s Restaurant and property on South Main Street will be seeking permission from New Hope’s Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) on Tuesday to demolish parts of the More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, April 14th, 2016
2 Comments

Overhaul plan for Moo Hope Ice Cream building turned down by New Hope historic review board

Rendering of proposed Moo Hope building redesign from Oct. 2015. The application by the owners of Moo Hope Ice Cream to refurbish their structure at 22. S. Main St. was unanimously denied by New Hope’s Historic More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014
2 Comments

New Hope Borough Council President Claire Shaw nixes talk about street closures at Tuesday meeting; discussion ensues anyway

Tuesday night’s meeting of Borough Council had a slightly more Kafkaesque quality than usual, owing largely to Council President Claire Shaw’s late decision to axe a scheduled discussion by well-known New More...

By Staff On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
0 Comments

New Hope Borough Council announces advisory board position vacancies

Notice from Borough Hall: “New Hope Borough Council is seeking interested individuals to fill vacancies on various advisory boards. “Regular and/or alternate positions are available on the Planning Commission, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, June 16th, 2014
0 Comments

New Hope Borough Council president risks appearance of conflict of interest by not recusing herself from review of project next door

Proposed project site (foreground) and Claire Shaw’s property (background, fenced) New Hope Borough Council President Claire Shaw would be well-advised to create some distance between herself and the borough’s More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
2 Comments

HARB meeting shocker: New Hope Borough Council takes Odette’s proposal out of historic review board’s hands

New Hope Borough Council President Claire Shaw (file photo) Several members of New Hope’s Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) appeared shocked and dismayed Tuesday night as it was revealed by Borough More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
2 Comments

VIDEO: Plan to build massive ’boutique’ hotel/restaurant on Odette’s site in New Hope meets serious pushback, HARB-style

New Hope HARB Chairperson Iain Haight-Ashton (Photo: Charlie Sahner) New Hope’s Historic Architectural Review Board (HARB) considered a conceptual plan Tuesday night that would see the remains of the famed More...