Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Brookville Borough Ordinance 465 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958–1960 May 16, 1960 Final Decree - Date Granted

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Rose, Township of
Jefferson County
Brookville, Borough of
Jefferson County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Brookville Borough Ordinance 465 shape ordinance 390 point which is the Southwest corner of the Borough of Brookville, as presently constituted, which point is in the centerline of Rose Siding Road


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Supreme Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 229 Mar 1960 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Jefferson County, Pennsylvania Sessions 19 Jan 1959 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Brookville, Borough of Ordinance 465: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Brookville a section of Rose Township, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said Borough of Brookville and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Aug 21, 1958 Aug 22, 1958 p. 227–228


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 29 40-44
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Rose Township School District (Jefferson County), 1951-1960 (1 folder)