Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Ordinance 2637 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1930–1932

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 2637 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 Supreme Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 9 Jan 1932 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Jul 1930 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 2637: Annexing a certain portion of the Mountainville Election District of the Township of Salisbury, County of Lehigh and State of Pennsylvania, to the City of Allentown Jul 1, 1930 p. 159–160

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 919
View Allentown 1947 CHAPTER 4. ANNEXATION. 61–62