Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Chambersburg Borough Ordinance 61-34 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1961 Dec 29, 1961 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Guilford, Township of
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 Ordinance 61-34 shape ordinance 31.12 iron pin in the center of the public road known as Traffic Route 316 at a point on the present borough line of the Borough of Chambersburg at lands of the Marathon Division of American Can Company, the said point of beginning being South thirty-three (33) degrees seventeen (17) minutes East, three hundred seventy-three and nine tenths (373.9) feet from the center line of Stouffer Avenue as it intercepts the center line of said Traffic Route 316

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1961 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 34, 1961: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Chambersburg a section of Guilford 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 Fifth 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 11, 1961 Sep 11, 1961

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 24 40-44
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Guilford Township School District (Franklin County), 1955-1962 (1 folder)