Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 304 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956–1957 Jul 12, 1957 Final Decree - 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 304: Tract 1 shape ordinance 0.2569 point the intersection of the present borough boundary line, which line is 5 feet north of and parallel to the south line of Manor Street, and a line 13.10 feet west of and parallel to the east line of Fourteenth Street, as it is shown on a plan of the East Columbia Land Company
View Columbia Borough Ordinance 304: Tract 2 shape ordinance 0.7807 point the intersection of the present borough boundary line and the north line of Manor Street on the west line of a 14 feet wide alley

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 20.5 Jun 1957 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 304: 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 northeast from the northeasterly portion of the aforesaid borough May 14, 1956 Jun 5, 1956 p. 165

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)