Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elizabeth Borough Ordinance 230 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1951 Jan 25, 1951 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Forward, Township of (Allegheny)
Allegheny County
Elizabeth, Borough of
Allegheny County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Elizabeth Borough Ordinance 230 shape ordinance (docket) 3.127 point on the present boundary line of the Borough of Elizabeth, said point being located North 63* 56' East, a distance of three hundred two and 20/100 (302.20) feet from a mark on the South parapet of the bridge over Smith's Run on the Elizabeth-Monongahela Road, said place of beginning also being the point at which the dividing line between lots numbered 75 and 76 in the Walker Heights Plan of Lots (unrecorded Plan) intersects said Borough boundary


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 102 Jan 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
Elizabeth, Borough of Ordinance 230: Annexing land adjacent to the Borough of Elizabeth and detaching the same from the Township of Forward, a second class township, of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, describing the said land and providing for notice to the proper authorities Dec 27, 1951 Dec 31, 1951


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Forward Township School District (Allegheny County), 1951-1965 (1 folder)