Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Court Big Beaver Borough 1960 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957–1960 Mar 7, 1958 Jan 4, 1960 Municipal Election at least 90 days after Final Decree - 1st Monday in January thereafter

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Big Beaver, Township of (Beaver, defunct)
Old Name
Beaver County
Part
PA
Part
Big Beaver, Borough of
New Name
Beaver County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Big Beaver, Borough of Borough (Title 8)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Big Beaver Borough 1960 Creation: Before Exceptions shape bounding decree (DCED) dividing line between Beaver County, Pennsylvania, and Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, where the said dividing line is intersected by the easterly line of the Township of Darlington, Beaver County, Pennsylvania
View Big Beaver Borough 1960 Creation: Exception (Borough of Homewood) shape exception decree (DCED) northwest corner of the said Borough at a white oak tree
View Big Beaver Borough 1960 Creation: Exception (Borough of Koppel) shape exception decree (DCED) southwest corner thereof at a stake in the middle of the New Brighton and New Galilee public road
View Big Beaver Borough 1960 Creation: Exception (Borough of New Galilee) shape exception decree (DCED) point, which is westwardly 50 feet more or less from a point on the easterly right-of-way line of the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago Railroad, which point is 102 feet north of mile post No. 40 and 33 feet east of the monumented base line of said railroad

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Beaver County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 6 Sep 1957 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 201–212 indirect
View Act of August 6, 1941 (Pa. Laws 881, No. 333), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 1 [201]–1 [212] indirect
View Act of December 15, 1955 (Pa. Laws 874, No. 262), § 1 [202] indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Beaver County Charter Book v. 17, p. 152 Sec'y.St. 95397:1656–1662 Mar 7, 1958 direct

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 4 40-31
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Beaver County
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 11