Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chambersburg Borough 1954 Ordinance yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1954 Nov 17, 1954 Final Decree - Date Granted

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 1954 Ordinance shape ordinance 94.071125 point on the present Borough Line in Hudson Avenue where the center line of a public alley parallel to and west of Alexander Avenue intersects Hudson Avenue, being approximately 212.6 feet from the westerly property line of Alexander Avenue measured along the present Borough Line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1954 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Chambersburg, Borough of Ordinance: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Chambersburg a section of Greene Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the Borough of Chambersburg, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the First Ward of the said Borough of Chambersburg if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Sep 27, 1954 Sep 30, 1954

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 25 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Greene Township School District (Franklin County), 1954-1958 (1 folder)