Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Denver Borough Ordinance 173 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952 Jul 28, 1952 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
West Cocalico, Township of
Lancaster County
Denver, Borough of
Lancaster County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Denver Borough Ordinance 173 shape ordinance 45.8 point at or near the middle of the public road leading from Denver to Springville where same intersects the present westerly boundary line of the said Borough of Denver


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 550.5 Jun 1952 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Denver, Borough of Ordinance 173: Providing for and declaring the annexation of a portion of land in West Cocalico Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the Borough of Denver and the admission of the portion of land to the Borough of Denver which said portion of land shall hereafter be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Denver and subject to the jurisdiction and government of the borough authorities of the Borough of Denver as fully and with like effect as if the same had originally been a part of said borough Jul 7, 1952 Jul 7, 1952


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32