Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chambersburg Borough 1939 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1939

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Greene, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Chambersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chambersburg Borough 1939 Ordinance shape ordinance 13.8 point on the northern boundary line of the Borough of Chambersburg, four hundred ten and seven tenths (410.7) feet from the center line of Philadelphia Avenue measured westwardly along said borough boundary line

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Chambersburg, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Chambersburg a certain portion of Green Township, in the County of Franklin and State of Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the Borough of Chambersburg, in accordance with the prayer of a petition of the freehold owner thereof Sep 5, 1939 Sep 8, 1939 p. 168–170

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Rhodes, F. D., Jr. (Engineer) Aug 9, 1940