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By Charlie Sahner On Friday, August 8th, 2014
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New Hope Zoning Hearing Board okays ‘Nektar’ eatery; questions Bucks County Playhouse on unapproved river sign

Bucks County Playhouse owners painted a river-facing sign without a permit, say officials It was a tale of two applicants with two very different presentations and outcomes at Thursday night’s New Hope Zoning More...

By Staff On Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
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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 Friday, March 7th, 2014
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VIDEO: New Hope Zoning Hearing Board cuts George Michael plan down to size

The atmosphere was polite, orderly and thoughtful at the Zoning Hearing Board’s public meeting Thursday night to review variances requested by real estate developer George Michael for a riverfront residence More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, March 3rd, 2014
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George Michael asks for variance to exceed maximum building height on north side of New Hope

10-14 East Randolph Street The Zoning Hearing Board will hold a public meeting on Thursday, March 6 at 7 p.m. at New Hope Borough Hall to consider variances requested by real estate developer George Michael regarding More...

By Charlie Sahner On Thursday, February 20th, 2014
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New Hope Borough Council creates new zone to aid Bucks County Playhouse; votes on other issues at meeting

New Hope Borough Council President Claire Shaw and Solicitor T. J. Walsh during Feb. 18 meeting (Photo: Charlie Sahner) While much attention has been paid to the presentation of a conceptual plan of land development More...

By Charlie Sahner On Monday, January 20th, 2014
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New Hope Borough Council meeting moved to Jan. 28; Bucks County Playhouse zoning discussion put off indefinitely

In a statement Tuesday morning, Borough Hall said, “New Hope Borough Council has cancelled its public meeting scheduled for 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21 due to adverse weather conditions. This meeting has been More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 22nd, 2013
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New Hope Borough Council sidelines its own Zoning Board to aid Bucks County Playhouse expansion

Bucks County Playhouse proposed bar location (Photo: Charlie Sahner) New Hope Borough Council at its Nov. 19 meeting approved a proposal to create a special business zone that would allow the Bucks County Playhouse More...