Tag archive for ‘municipal’
By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, October 29th, 2017

Study: Lambertville More Supportive of LGBTQ Community Than New Hope

Human Rights Campaign on the march. The City of Lambertville last week received a 98% score in the 2017 Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index (MEI), while New Hope was awarded an 80% grade. “The MEI More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

New Hope, Solebury Candidates Named for May 16 Municipal Primary

Current New Hope Mayor Laurence D. “Larry” Keller and Geri Delevich are unopposed in seeking their respective party’s nomination for mayor. With May 16 primary elections fast approaching, the More...

By Staff On Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Army Corps to hold public meeting Wednesday in Lambertville to discuss flood risk management plan

September 2011 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) released a draft report for a flood risk management feasibility study, and are accepting More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

New Hope Borough Council update: West Bridge Street to be repaved, new zoning appointments

West Bridge Street (Route 179) will be repaved by PennDOT in June, confirmed New Hope Borough Council President Claire Shaw at the group’s monthly meeting Tuesday night. Public Works had reportedly cajoled More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

New Hope Borough Council and NH-S School Board meetings on tap for Tuesday night

The New Hope-Solebury School District will hold this month’s School Board Meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the district conference room Tuesday, while New Hope Borough Council will meet at 7:30 in the community room More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

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 Monday, October 6th, 2014

New Hope annual fall leaf collection program kicks off Oct. 15

The New Hope Borough Department of Public Works will conduct its annual fall leaf collection program on Wednesdays starting Oct. 15, and ending on Nov. 26. All leaves must be placed in plastic or paper bags, says More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, September 25th, 2014

New Hope-Solebury Facilities Committee recommends $28M campus revitalization

Wednesday’s New Hope-Solebury School District Facilities Committee meeting included a detailed presentation of three campus revitalization plan options, the culmination of nearly three years of committee, More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

One to Watch: New Hope Borough Council meeting Tuesday night

Tuesday night’s Borough Council meeting includes enough pieces of controversial business to make the trip up the hill to the old St. Martin’s worthwhile. The first seemingly innocuous agenda item is More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, August 18th, 2014

Borough Council meeting preview: Playhouse hopes to light up riverside with colored LEDs; Council proposal would make joining committees harder, removing members easier

Despite lacking required permits, Bucks County Playhouse officials want to illuminate this unapproved river-facing signage There are are several important discussions and votes taking place at Tuesday night’s More...