Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 432 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1968

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 432 shape ordinance 11.5352 point on the present Borough line, also being the north right-of-way line of Penn Central R. R. Co., a corner of property now or late of Frank Douglas

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 164 Sep 1968 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 432: Annexing of a portion of West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, by the Borough of Columbia, Pennsylvania Nov 11, 1968 Nov 11, 1968

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. Hempfield Union S.D. (W. Hempfield Twp.) to Columbia Boro S.D., Lancaster County, Ord. #415, 421, 422, 423, 424, 425, 432 and 444