Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Ordinance 10067 and 10103 no*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1963

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
South Whitehall, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Allentown, City of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Allentown City Ordinance 10067 and 10103: 10067 shape ordinance 0.856 point in the west line of Cedar Crest Boulevard, which line is the present city line of Allentown, said point being the intersection of the centerline of James Street extended with west line of Cedar Crest Boulevard

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 23, 1931 (Pa. Laws 932, No. 317), §§ 501–505 indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [4th] [501]–10 [4th] [505] indirect
View Act of June 28, 1951 (Pa. Laws 662, No. 164), §§ 5 [501]–5 [505] indirect
View Act of April 1, 1959 (Pa. Laws 16, No. 12), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of July 10, 1959 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 138), § 1 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Ordinance 10067: Annexing a certain portion of South Whitehall Township, County of Lehigh and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, upon the filing of a petition of a majority in number and interest of the property owners therein Mar 26, 1963 p. 46–47
Allentown, City of Ordinance 10103: Repealing Ordinance No. 10067, approved by City Council on March 26, 1963 May 21, 1963 p. 122

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Lehigh County
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Allentown City School District, 1962-1965 (1 folder)