Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 295 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1955 Nov 8, 1955 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted

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 295 shape ordinance point, said point being an iron pin at the southwest corner of the property and approximately the center line of Eighth Street produced, and on the southern side of Purples Lane

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 617 Sep 1955 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
Columbia, Borough of Ordinance 295: 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 the east from the easterly portion of the aforesaid borough Aug 8, 1955 Aug 8, 1955 p. 149

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)