Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Donora Borough Ordinance 878 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952–1953 Feb 12, 1953 Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Carroll, Township of (Washington)
Washington County
Donora, Borough of
Washington County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Donora Borough Ordinance 878 shape ordinance (newspaper) 22.8093 intersection of the center line of the public highway leading from Donora to Samson Corners and the western line of Washington Alley as shown on the general plan of the Borough of Donora


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Washington County, Pennsylvania Sessions 183 Feb 1953 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
Donora, Borough of Ordinance 878: Authorizing the annexation of land adjacent to the Borough of Donora, and situate in Carroll Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania Dec 2, 1952 Dec 20, 1952


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Dennis, W. W. (Street Commissioner) Dec 30, 1952
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 52 40-32
View Donora Herald-Am. ORDINANCE NO. 878 4 Dec 26, 1952
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Carroll Township School District, Donora Borough (Washington County), 1951-1961 (1 folder)