Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elizabethtown Borough 1945 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1945 Feb 9, 1946 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 1945 Ordinance shape ordinance point at the intersection of the present northwesterly boundary line of the Borough of Elizabethtown with the easterly line of Market Street, as laid out on the Elizabethtown Borough plan

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 454 Dec 1945 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 certain land in Mount Joy Township to the Borough of Elizabethtown Sep 18, 1945 Sep 18, 1945 p. 233–234

Source

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