Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Ordinance 6772 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1951–1952 Jan 4, 1952 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date

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 6772 shape ordinance 11.89 point located along the southeasterly right-of-way line of Salisbury Township Route 469, said point being distant 1071.27 feet southwest of the point of intersection of said southeasterly right-of-way line of Salisbury Township Route 489 with the southwesterly right-of-way line of Legislative Route 39016, the aforesaid distance of 1071.27 feet to be measured as follows: 1. 463.59 feet along the course South 58° 22' West; 2. 607.68 feet along the course South 51° 44' West

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Dec 1951 direct

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Ordinance 6772: Annexing a certain part of Salisbury Township, County of Lehigh and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, upon the filing of the petition of a majority in number and interest of the property owners therein Dec 4, 1951 p. 225–227
Allentown, City of Resolution 11856 Mar 25, 1952 p. 392

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Needley, E. W. (Engineer) Feb 21, 1955
View 1950-1960 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Needley, E. W. (Engineer) Dec 3, 1952
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 35 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Salisbury Township School District (Lehigh County), 1947-1960 (1 folder)