Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Columbia Borough Ordinance 455 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1970–1971

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 455 shape ordinance (docket) 51.358 point in the north right of way line of Lincoln Highway, said point being situated in the existing boundary line between Columbia Borough and West Hempfield Township, said point being a corner of other lands of Grinnell Corporation

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania Commonwealth 245 1970 direct
View Court of Common Pleas of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Road Minutes 6 1970 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 455: Annexing of a portion of West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, by the Borough of Columbia, Pennsylvania Jan 19, 1970 Jan 20, 1970

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1980 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 40-25
View Bd'y Ax. Surv. 1971-1980 3603 Date Mar 3, 1987 Retrieved Jan 24, 2017