December 21, 2016

There Goes the Neighborhood

In Marchenko v. Zoning Hearing Board of Pocono Township, 147 A.3d 947 (Pa. Cmwlth. 2016), the Commonwealth Court held that the lack of...

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June 06, 2016

It Better Be Fixed

Attorney Donald B. Hoyt and Assistant York City Solicitor Jason Sabol recently obtained a legal victory from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court concerning...

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March 23, 2016

Under (Storm) Water

The new regulations (Federal, state and local) designed to protect the Chesapeake Bay are requiring increased efforts to control and retain storm...

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January 29, 2016

Pay Up or Else

Since its passage seven years ago, the Right-To-Know (RTK) Law has spawned a ton of lawsuits interpreting its provisions.  The latest lawsuit...

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January 27, 2016

Forever and Ever

Municipalities have a tough time eliminating nonconforming uses.  Although a nonconforming use is not supposed to last forever, it almost seems impossible...

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January 15, 2016

Good Faith vs. Bad Faith Review

The recent case of Honey Brook Estates v. Board of Supervisors of Honey Brook Township, (Pa. Commonwealth Court, filed January 13, 2016), is...

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