Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Ordinance 2554 no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1929–1930

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh)
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 2554 shape ordinance point on the east side of South Albert Street and at the present boundary line of the City of Allentown

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Nov 1929 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 9, 1929 (Pa. Laws 1694, No. 547), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1929 (Pa. Laws 1694, No. 547), §§ 2–3 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1929 (Pa. Laws 1694, No. 547), §§ 5–7 indirect
View Act of May 9, 1929 (Pa. Laws 1694, No. 547), §§ 8–12 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Ordinance 2554: Annexing a certain part of the Township of Salisbury in the County of Lehigh, State of Pennsylvania, to the City of Allentown Nov 26, 1929 p. 75–76

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Allentown 1947 CHAPTER 4. ANNEXATION. 58–59