Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Catasauqua Borough Ordinance 149 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1909

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hanover, Township of (Lehigh)
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Catasauqua, Borough of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Catasauqua Borough Ordinance 149 shape ordinance 435 stake in the middle of Catasauqua Creek where the present eastern boundary line of said Borough of Catasauqua intersects with the line dividing Lehigh and Northampton Counties

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of March 21, 1907 (Pa. Laws 25, No. 20), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Catasauqua, Borough of Ordinance 149: Extending the limits of the Borough of Catasauqua by admitting and annexing to said Borough a section of land lying adjacent to said Borough and situate entirely in the Township of Hanover, Lehigh County, Pa., directing the Burgess and Secretary of said Borough to file in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Lehigh County a plan or plot showing the boundary of said Borough and of the section admitted and annexed, together with the certified copy of this ordinance, and a description of the boundaries of said Borough as extended, giving the courses and distances in words, at length, and declaring to which one of of the two existing wards of said Borough the section admitted and annexed shall be attached Apr 19, 1909 Apr 19, 1909

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 14 544
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 29 595