Code of Ordinances & Zoning Map
On June 13, 2007 Borough Council adopted a new Code of Ordinances, consolidating all Borough ordinances adopted through December 31, 2006, with the exception of the Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (SALDO). The SALDO is scheduled for updating in 2016 and will be added to the Code in 2017.
The Code of Ordinances was updated by Supplement #12, dated July 1, 2015, and incorporates all ordinances adopted by Council through June 23, 2015.
Ordinances adopted after June 23, 2015, which are not included in the Code of Ordinances, are listed below. These ordinances will be added to the Code of Ordinances at the time of the next update in early 2016.
Ordinance No. 2015-05, regulating bamboo
Ordinance No. 2015-06, amending the police pension plan
Ordinance No. 2015-07, establishing the rate for the real estate tax in 2016
Ordinance No. 2016-01, amending the zoning ordinance to establish a "market" use
Paper copies of the SALDO, as well as ordinances adopted after June 23, 2015, are available at 123 New Street. In addition, copies of ordinances adopted after June 23, 2015 are available at the Code of Ordinances website under "New Laws."
You may access Borough ordinances, including the Zoning Ordinance, at the Code of Ordinances website. The Code web site provides a search function that enables you to find specific sections of the Code and an expandable Table of Contents that allows you to browse the Code for the information that you seek.
You can also search the Code of Ordinances from the convenience of your mobile device. Download the App below.
Zoning and Historic District Map
On November 15, 2006 New Hope Borough Council adopted Ordinance 2006-14, approving a comprehensive amendment to the Borough Zoning Ordinance and map.
Copies of the 2006 Zoning Ordinance and map are available for purchase at the New Hope Borough Office, 123 New Street, at a cost of $40.00. The text of the Zoning Ordinance is also available on-line as part of the Code of Ordinances.
The new zoning map, which also shows Historic District properties throughout the Borough, is available by clicking on the map below.