Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elizabethtown Borough 1948 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 Jul 27, 1948 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 1948 Ordinance shape ordinance western corner thereof, at a point, in the intersection of the southeastern boundary line of the Borough of Elizabethtown as it appeared before this annexation and the northeastern line of United States Route No 230, known as the Harrisburg-Lancaster Highway

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 480.5 Jun 1948 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
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Elizabethtown, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of Elizabethtown, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a part of Mount Joy Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, contiguous to said Borough of Elizabethtown Jul 20, 1948 Jul 20, 1948 p. 261–263

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 27 38-22
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Mount Joy Township School District (Lancaster County), 1948-1959 (1 folder)