Proposed Ordinance – Historic District Ordinance

NOTICE IS GIVEN that on July 21, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. at Narberth Borough Hall, 100 Conway Ave. Narberth, PA 19072, Narberth Borough Council will hold a public hearing, and immediately thereafter will consider at the public meeting: AN ORDINANCE OF NARBERTH BOROUGH AMENDING THE NARBERTH CODE TO CREATE A NEW CHAPTER ENTITLED “HISTORIC DISTRICTS” AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE BOROUGH’S HISTORIC DISTRICT’S CREATION, MAP, AND ABILITY TO  DESIGNATE CONTRIBUTING AND NON-CONTRIBUTING RESOURCES THEREIN; LEGAL AUTHORIZATION; PURPOSE AND INTENT; DEFINITIONS; HISTORIC ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD CREATION, FUNCTIONS, AND DUTIES; REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTIFICATES OF APPROPRIATENESS; REVIEW CRITERIA AND GUIDELINES FOR DEMOLITION AND ALTERATIONS; APPLICATION AND REVIEW PROCEDURES; EXCEPTIONS; APPEALS; ENFORCEMENT; AND PENALTIESThe ordinance creates a Historic District in the Borough, as shown on the map, that will require demolitions and enumerated alterations of properties contributing to the historic district to obtain a certificate of appropriateness from Borough Council before further activity is taken.  The proposed ordinance and map were provided to the Main Line Times, 307 Destine Ave. Lansdale, PA 19446 and the Montgomery County Law Library, Montgomery County Court House, Lower Level, 2 East Airy St. Norristown, PA 19401 for public inspection. Copies of the ordinance and map are available to the public electronically on the Borough’s website or upon request, and arrangements can be made for copies to be viewed or provided at Narberth Borough Hall, 100 Conway Ave., weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. If you have questions or require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the hearing or to provide comment, please contact Michelle Carroll at (610) 664-2840.


Historic District Ordinance 

Historic District Map