Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 397 and 402 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1966–1967

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 397 and 402: 397 shape ordinance point in the east line of property now or late of Paul C. Moore
View Columbia Borough Ordinance 397 and 402: 402 shape ordinance point on the south line of Chestnut Street, said point being the northeast corner of property now or late of Jacob E. Richardson

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 141.5 Mar 1967 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Columbia, Borough of Ordinance 397: Annexing of a portion of West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, by the Borough of Columbia, Penna. Oct 10, 1966 Oct 10, 1966
Columbia, Borough of Ordinance 402: To amend the ordinance approved October 10, 1966, known as Ordinance No. 397, "Annexing of a portion of Annexing a portion of West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, by the Borough of Columbia, Pennsylvania." Mar 29, 1967 Mar 29, 1967

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. Annexation of parts of Hempfield Union S.D. (W. Hempfield Twp.) to Columbia Boro S.D., Lancaster Co., Ord. Nos. 402, 403, 404, 405