Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Bendersville Borough Ordinance 1-1947 yes*

Dates

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

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Menallen, Township of (Adams)
Reduction
Adams County
Part
PA
Part
Bendersville, Borough of
Expansion
Adams County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Bendersville Borough Ordinance 1-1947 shape ordinance (newspaper) 37 iron pin in the center of South Main Street and on the existing boundary line between the Borough of Bendersville and Menallen Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Adams County, Pennsylvania Sessions 664 Aug 1947 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Bendersville, Borough of Ordinance 1, 1947: Annexing certain land in Menallen Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to a portion of the southeastern boundary of the Borough of Bendersville, upon petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed Apr 7, 1947 Apr 7, 1947

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. 17500449 -1 Feb 9, 1949
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Taylor, W. D. (Councilman) 17500449 -1 Jan 27, 1948 Received Jan 29, 1948
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 1 38-16
View Gettysburg Times An Ordinance Annexing certain land in Menallen Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to a portion of the southeastern boundary of the Borough of Bendersville, upon petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed 3 Apr 11, 1947
View Gettysburg Times Bendersville Adds 37 Acres 1 May 13, 1947