Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 265 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1954

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Columbia, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Columbia Borough Ordinance 265 shape ordinance point the intersection of the south line of Lancaster Avenue, also known as U. S. Route #30, and the east line of the present boundary line of the Boro of Columbia

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 599.5 Sep 1954 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Columbia, Borough of Ordinance 265: Annexing to the Borough of Columbia, in the County of Lancaster and State of Pennsylvania, a portion of West Hempfield Township in said county and state, adjacent to and east from the easterly portion of the aforesaid borough Sep 13, 1954 Sep 13, 1954 p. 87

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) West Hempfield Township School District (Lancaster County), 1948-1962 (1 folder)