Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Allentown City Resolution 9867 no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947

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

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Jun 1947 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 23, 1931 (Pa. Laws 932, No. 317), §§ 515–518 indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [4th] [515]–10 [4th] [518] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Allentown, City of Resolution 9867: [Petition for annexation of 4.653 acres by Winifred R. Ritter is approved; Mayor directed to execute a petition to the Court praying for annexation] May 5, 1947 p. 506–507
Allentown, City of Resolution 9950: [Resolution 9867 rescinded] Jul 9, 1947 p. 526–527