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Harpers Ferry Parking Policy updated

The official parking policy for Harpers Ferry has been extended to March 2014.  The policy is currently under review.  Town Council is holding hearings to receive public input on the parking policy at 6:30 p.m. on 13 January, 10 February, and 25 March 2014.  To read the current parking policy, click here.


UPDATE!  Proposed amendments to zoning ordinances are before Council for consideration

Following numerous meetings over the last three years, including four public workshops on 7 March, 4 April, 11 July, and 18 Nov 2013, as well as over 80 written public comments, the Council is preparing to move forward with 80-90% of the proposed amendments.  The proposed changes to the zoning ordinance – Part 13 of our Town ordinances – trigger changes elsewhere in our ordinances, particularly in Part 17 - Building and Housing Code.  All proposed changes have been revised in response to the workshops, to public comments received, and to earlier legal reviews.  Read more on the Planning Commission page.


List of businesses licensed in Harpers Ferry

The Corporation has released a list of operators and companies licensed to perform business in Harpers Ferry.  These businesses have volunteered to appear on this public list.  To review the list, click here.



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Harpers Ferry WV 25425

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