Tag archive for ‘revitalization committee’
By Charlie Sahner On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Why did New Hope Borough Council President Scandone Resign, Then Change His Mind?

New Hope Borough Council President Bill Scandone (L) and Mayor Larry Keller. (file) Why did President Bill Scandone resign from New Hope Borough Council Jan. 6, only to reverse course and “rescind” his More...

By Charlie Sahner On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
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New Hope’s Revitalization Committee Ponders Cutting Down Logan Inn Christmas Tree, Moving Cannon

Logan Inn (foreground), West Ferry Street (middle ground), and Christmas tree and cannon beyond. The Revitalization Committee of New Hope Borough Council, headed by Joe Franlin, has been discussing cutting down 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 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...