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Historic Mifflin House: Still no decision demolition appeal

Christopher Dornblaser
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A Hellam Township zoning hearing board meeting was delayed 30 minutes Tuesday night and moved to the township building garage to accommodate the crowd that showed up to hear the fate of the historic Mifflin House property.

A photo of the historic Mifflin House in Hellam Township. A permit to demolish the house was denied by township officials on April 6. Photo courtesy of Randall Harris and Preservation Pennsylvania.

A real estate firm looking to develop the the property was appealing an earlier decision that blocked demolition of the house.

No decision was made after several hours of discussion. The board asked for additional information and indicated it would make its decision at the next board meeting.

Click here for the background on this story, and check back later for a full report of Tuesday's meeting.