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Written by Bradley Schlegel, Staff Writer
June 12, 2024

            A plan to open a Code Blue shelter in Pennsburg is moving forward. On Tuesday, Solicitor Mark Hosterman told council he is drafting an ordinance to allow the facility in the borough.

            According to the solicitor, the ordinance would create an agreement between the three stakeholders and set the rules for the shelter. Hosterman said it will also include language allowing the council to revoke utilization of the shelter if it becomes a burden to the borough.

            "If council is not happy, it could revoke its permission," the solicitor said, adding that he could incorporate language permitting the members to ...



Written by Candace Perry, Correspondent
June 12, 2024

            Despite some detailed objections by a nearby resident, the Upper Hanover Board of Supervisors gave preliminary plan approval to Audubon Land Development's proposed warehouse on route 663 at their June 11 meeting..

            A Quakertown Road property owner outlined his concerns about the 52-bay warehouse being a 24-hour operation, and the truck noise during the nighttime hours. He asked the supervisors to include a condition that the warehouse not be 24 hours. Solicitor Joseph Bresnan stated that the project has been a 24-hour one since the beginning.

            The developer has included plans to block the noise with a 15-foot sound wall that will be built according to PennDOT specifications, like those that are used along the turnpike.

            The board approved the plan with conditions that the developer meet certain financial obligations and ...



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