Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Akron Borough Ordinance 98 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957 May 21, 1957 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Ephrata, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Akron, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
West Earl, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Akron, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Akron Borough Ordinance 98 shape ordinance 100.716 point at the intersection of the center line of Township Road T 656 with the existing northern boundary of the Borough of Akron, which beginning point is South 50 degrees 13 minutes East, a distance of 1,195.65 feet from a stone at a corner in the borough's existing boundary

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 15.5 Dec 1956 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Akron, Borough of Ordinance 98: Annexing land from Ephrata Township and from West Earl Township Mar 4, 1957 Mar 4, 1957

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Goshert, W. Richard (Secretary) Aug 25, 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ephrata Township School District (Lancaster County), 1950-1958 (1 folder)