Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Alburtis Borough Ordinance 77 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958–1959 Feb 10, 1959 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lower Macungie, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Alburtis, Borough of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Alburtis Borough Ordinance 77 shape ordinance 14.0378 pin in the center of present School Street located South 41* 30' East 11.80 feet from a concrete monument and pin set for the Boro line in August - 1917 by Preston Bastian. Monument located on north side of present School Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Nov 1958 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Alburtis, Borough of Ordinance 77: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Alburtis a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylv[ania,] adjacent to and southeast of said Borough of Alburtis and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said County Nov 3, 1958 Nov 3, 1958