Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 353 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1961 Nov 7, 1961 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 353 shape ordinance 5.0371 point the intersection of the southwest line of North Thirteenth Street at the southeast line of Walnut Street extended

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 67 Sep 1961 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 353: Annexing a portion of West Hempfield Township, Lancaster Countty, Pennsylvania, by the Borough of Columbia, Pennsylvania Sep 11, 1961 Sep 11, 1961 p. 251

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 31 40-44
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) West Hempfield Township School District (Lancaster County), 1948-1962 (1 folder)