Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elizabethtown Borough 1941 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1941 Nov 7, 1941 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Mount Joy, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Elizabethtown, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Elizabethtown Borough 1941 Ordinance shape ordinance southwest corner of the present borough line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 415 Sep 1941 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Elizabethtown, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing a portion of Mount Joy Township (as herein described) to the Borough of Elizabethtown, Lancaster, Pennsylvania Mar 18, 1941 Mar 18, 1941 p. 218–219

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 38-22