Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Denver Borough Ordinance 260 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1967 Sep 8, 1967 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
East Cocalico, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Denver, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
West Cocalico, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Denver, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Denver Borough Ordinance 260: From East Cocalico shape ordinance 14.57 point, the present southeasterly corner of the Borough of Denver, intersecting the northerly right of way line of Reading Company, Reading and Columbia Branch Railroad
View Denver Borough Ordinance 260: From West Cocalico shape ordinance 20.88 point in the center line of said Spruce Street extended, a present Borough corner in the line between properties of said Samuel L. Snyder Estate and Denver Memorial Park and Playground Association

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 146.5 Jun 1967 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
Denver, Borough of Ordinance 260: Providing for and declaring the annexation of a portion of land in East Cocalico Township and a portion of land in West Cocalico Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the Borough of Denver and the admission of the said portions of land to the Borough of Denver which said portions of land shall forever hereafter be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Denver an 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 part of said borough Aug 1, 1967 Aug 1, 1967