Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Election Board Delaware Township-Watsontown Borough Proposed 1986 Annexation no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1986

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Delaware, Township of (Northumberland)
Reduction
Northumberland County
Part
PA
Part
Watsontown, Borough of
Expansion
Northumberland County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Delaware Township-Watsontown Borough Proposed 1986 Annexation shape petition (Board of Elections) 13.5 property owned by C. Robert Miller and Marilouise H. Miller located to the West of Route 405 and touching in part on the Northern boundary of the Borough of Watsontown

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Proclamation of May 22, 1968 (Pa. Laws App'x 11, Ch. 6), § 1 [14] indirect
View Proclamation of May 22, 1968 (Pa. Laws App'x 11, Ch. 6), § 1 [8] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Northumberland, County of Election: "Should the boundaries of the Borough of Watsontown and of the Township of Delaware be changed such that the property owned by C. Robert Miller and Marilouise H. Miller located to the West of Route 405 and touching in part on the Northern boundary of the Borough of Watsontown and containing approximately 13 1/2 acres would be removed from the Township of Delaware and made a part of the Borough of Watsontown effective upon the certification of this election." May 20, 1986 Rejected

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Boundary Change Referenda Initiated Under Constitutional Procedure (in Boundary Change Notifications & Certifications expanding folder, no subfolder) 4
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Merger, Consolidation, Boundary Change and Incorporation Actions by County Governor's Center for Local Government Services Mar 2014
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Northumberland County