Tag archive for ‘parking’
By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, September 18th, 2016
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New Hope Citizens, Businesses Still in the Dark about Massive Parking Rate Increase

Business owners, employees, and residents of New Hope are entering their third week of waiting for substantive information to emerge on a plan announced by borough leaders to raise local parking meter rates by 100% More...

By Charlie Sahner On Sunday, September 11th, 2016
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Is New Hope Doubling Parking Meter Rates Because Parkmobil Payment System Backfired?

Borough Council President Bill Scandone and Revitalization Committee Chair Joe Franlin (who is seeking appointment to Borough Council Sept. 20) continued to avoid questions late last week on a plan to double parking More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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New Hope Will Seek to Double Parking Meter Rates Oct. 18 to Help Revitalize Local Economy

New Hope Borough Council will vote as early as Oct. 18 on a proposal that would see parking meter rates double on Main Street in what Borough Council President Bill Scandone said in a Sept. 3 statement was an attempt More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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Four Contenders Vie for Vacant New Hope Borough Council Seat, Including Bureaucrat Involved in Proposed Massive Parking Rate Increase

(left to right) Revitalization Committee Member Jules Sghiaiti, Borough Council Member Connie Gering, and Council President Bill Scandone. Four candidates for the New Hope Borough Council slot being vacated by Cliff More...

By Steve Chernoski On Tuesday, February 16th, 2016
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A quick Q&A on the parking changes at St. John Church in Lambertville

After noticing parking changes to the St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church lot, arguably downtown Lambertville’s largest space, I posted some photos to the Lambertville NJ Community page on Facebook, More...

By Steve Chernoski On Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
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What are the ethics of a parking spot on a snow-covered street?

“Savesies” across from City Hall in Lambertville You shovel out the on-street parking spot in front of your house and you don’t have a driveway. You grab some hot cocoa, shower off, or perhaps More...

By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
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New Hope officials mull parking rate increase, annual commercial building inspections at owner’s cost

An advisory sub-committee of New Hope Borough Council has recommended raising parking rates and extending parking meter hours of operation to compensate for a shortfall caused by a mobile phone-based payment system More...

By Staff On Monday, May 11th, 2015
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Traffic and parking restrictions for New Hope Celebrates parade May 16

Information from New Hope Borough: As part of traffic control and security measures that New Hope Police will implement for the New Hope Celebrates parade on Saturday, May 16, 2015, the following road closures and More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, October 16th, 2014
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New Hope merchant meeting Wednesday draws sizeable, constructive crowd with decidely independent bent

Leading the meeting were (L to R) Linda Sghiatti, Victoria Gialias, and Bryan Montgomery Gatherings of New Hope business owners, like the open community meeting hosted by the New Hope Chamber of Commerce on Aug. More...

By Staff On Saturday, September 6th, 2014
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New Hope traffic and parking restrictions for Thompson Bucks County Classic bike race Sept. 13

Info about event: The Thompson Bucks County Classic takes place on September 13 and 14 2014, and includes a UCI Road Race, Women’s & Pro Criteriums, & Gran Fondo. It’s a UCI-sanctioned More...