Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 334 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1959 Nov 3, 1959 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 334 shape ordinance spike, the intersection of the middle of State Highway Legislative Route #36147, also known as the Kinderhook Road and the middle of State Highway Legislative Route #36065, also known as the Ironville Pike, a corner of the present Columbia Borough line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 44 Sep 1959 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 334: Annexing of a portion of West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, by the Borough of Columbia, Penna. Jul 13, 1959 Jul 14, 1959 p. 225

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)