Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Dissolution Court Chartiers Township-Pittsburgh City 1921 Merger yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1920–1921 Jan 3, 1921 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Chartiers, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Chartiers Township-Pittsburgh City 1921 Merger: Tract 1 (before exception) shape bounding ordinance (municipal minutes) point near the northeasterly end of Corliss Street Tunnel
View Chartiers Township-Pittsburgh City 1921 Merger: Tract 1 (exception) shape exception ordinance (municipal minutes) Excepting and reserving therefrom all that part of the aforementioned described portion of said Chartiers Township, known as the Pleasant Hill Plan of Lots recorded in the Recorder's Office of Allegheny County in Plan Book Volume 26, page 109, which said portion is located upon the Middletown road and comprises lots numbers 1 to 115, both numbers inclusive and a southerly part of Middletown road and the easterly part of Ashtola way, all of which property so excepted is more accurately set out in said plan of lots, reference to which is herein made
View Chartiers Township-Pittsburgh City 1921 Merger: Tract 2 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) point in Chartiers creek about 2,000 feet form the mouth and on the boundary line of the City of Pittsburgh

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 31 Sep 1920 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 27 Jun 1921 reference*

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 28, 1903 (Pa. Laws 332, No. 260), §§ 1–6 indirect
View Act of April 19, 1905 (Pa. Laws 216, No. 158), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 28, 1907 (Pa. Laws 295, No. 223), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1907 (Pa. Laws 377, No. 271), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 10, 1909 (Pa. Laws 501, No. 280), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 6, 1915 (Pa. Laws 272, No. 167), §§ 1–2 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Plat Book v. 26, p. 109 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Pittsburgh, City of Ordinance 391: Giving consent of the City of Pittsburgh to the annexation of a part of Chartiers Township, contiguous thereto Oct 20, 1920 Oct 25, 1920 Ordinance Book v. 31, p. 625; Municipal Record Appendix v. 54, p. 300–301
Allegheny, County of Election: [For or against the annexation of part of Chartiers Township to the City of Pittsburgh] Dec 14, 1920

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1930 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 937
View 1940 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 913
View Allegheny Hist. Form. TOWNSHIPS 1
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. City of Pittsburgh: Territorial Growth of Pittsburgh (in Allegheny County folder) 132 Dec 31, 1981
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Chalfant, F. B. (Division Engineer, Bureau of Engineering) Apr 6, 1921 Received Apr 8, 1921
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Dec 22, 1921