The Bush House Hotel residents grab their things and get out | PHOTOS

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Residents collect their belongings from The Bush House Hotel, an old rooming house at 200 W. Broad St. in Quakertown on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the Borough of Quakertown deemed it necessary to remove the residents and condemn the building Wednesday, Nov. 10, […]

Residents collect their belongings from The Bush House Hotel, an old rooming house at 200 W. Broad St. in Quakertown on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the Borough of Quakertown deemed it necessary to remove the residents and condemn the building Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021. The bugs are so bad, officials say, they occasionally trip the fire alarms.

(Monica Cabrera)

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


James Morrone and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

James Morrone and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


James Morrone and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

James Morrone and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Jim Tomasetti and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Jim Tomasetti and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Jim Tomasetti and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Jim Tomasetti and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

Residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


James Morrone and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed.

James Morrone and other residents were collecting their belongings from the Bush House Hotel in downtown Quakertown Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, after borough officials announced Wednesday it was condemned due to numerous safety and health violations, including a bed bug infestation, debris, clutter and damage from a 2018 fire that has not been fixed. (Monica Cabrera / The Morning Call)


A condemned sign is posted at the Bush House Hotel on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents.

A condemned sign is posted at the Bush House Hotel on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents. (Rick Kintzel/Morning Call)


A condemned sign is posted at the Bush House Hotel on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents.

A condemned sign is posted at the Bush House Hotel on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents. (Rick Kintzel/Morning Call)


A police officer stands at the entrance of the Bush House Hotel as residents go in to collect their belongings Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents.

A police officer stands at the entrance of the Bush House Hotel as residents go in to collect their belongings Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents. (Rick Kintzel/Morning Call)


A police officer stands at the entrance of the Bush House Hotel as residents go in to collect their belongings Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents.

A police officer stands at the entrance of the Bush House Hotel as residents go in to collect their belongings Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents. (Rick Kintzel/Morning Call)


A police officer stands at the entrance of the Bush House Hotel Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents.

A police officer stands at the entrance of the Bush House Hotel Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2021, in Quakertown. Due to numerous safety and health violations, the borough deemed it necessary to remove the residents. (Rick Kintzel/Morning Call)

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