Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Resolution 3190 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1925 Jun 22, 1925 Final Decree - Date Granted

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 3190 shape resolution 2.066 point in the west side of Beaver street and in the present boundary line of the City of Allentown, which point is located 140 feet south of the south side of Fairview street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Jun 1925 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 3190 May 12, 1925 p. 507