Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Resolution 2836 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1923–1924

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 Resolution 2836 shape resolution 0.964 point on the west side of 17th street, said point being 140 feet south of the intersection of the south side of Fairview St. with the west side of said 17th Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Nov 1923 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, § 4 reference
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, § 5 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Resolution 2836 Nov 5, 1923 p. 452
Allentown, City of Ordinance 1602: Attaching a tract of unimproved land annexed to the City of Allentown by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Lehigh County, to the Thirteenth Ward, and directing the City Engineer to place the same upon the City Plan Feb 25, 1924 p. 185–186

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Jul 31, 1924