Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Denver Borough Ordinance 226 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1961 Dec 19, 1961 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
East 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 226: Tract 1 shape ordinance 2.355 stake in the existing line of the Borough of Denver, said stake being located a distance of 305.69 feet southeast of an existing Borough corner, said corner being located at the intersection of the west right of way line of the Reading and Columbia Branch of the Reading Company Railroad and the aforementioned Borough line
View Denver Borough Ordinance 226: Tract 2 shape ordinance 23.655 existing corner of the Borough of Denver


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 69.5 Dec 1961 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 226: Annexation of a portion of East Cocalico Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania by the Borough of Denver, Pennsylvania Dec 4, 1961 Dec 4, 1961