Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Ordinance 887 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1919 Jun 20, 1919 Ordinance - 11 Days after Date Enacted

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 887 shape ordinance (code, 1946) 20.25 point on the north side of Fairview Street and sixty feety west of the west side of St. George Street, said point being in the western 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 Road Jul 1919 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 3, § 1 indirect
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 3, §§ 2–3 indirect
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 3, §§ 5–6 indirect
View Act of May 3, 1917 (Pa. Laws 143, No. 76), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 3, 1917 (Pa. Laws 143, No. 76), § 2 indirect
View Act of May 3, 1917 (Pa. Laws 143, No. 76), § 3 indirect
View Act of July 6, 1917 (Pa. Laws 751, No. 276), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 27, 1919 (Pa. Laws 310, No. 166), § 3 indirect
View Act of May 27, 1919 (Pa. Laws 310, No. 166), § 4 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Minute Jun 9, 1919 v. 1918-1922, p. 67
Allentown, City of Ordinance 887: Providing for the annexation to the City of Allentown of a part of the Township of Salisbury in the County of Lehigh and State of Pennsylvania, adjoining said City of Allentown in said County [...] Containing 20 1/4 acres, more or less Jun 9, 1919 v. 9, p. 126–127

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 29 595
View Allentown 1947 CHAPTER 4. ANNEXATION. 57–58
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Schmidt, Jos. A. (Clerk) Aug 1, 1919 Received Aug 2, 1919
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Mar 11, 1920