Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elizabethtown Borough 1953 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Nov 4, 1953 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 1953 Ordinance shape ordinance stake on the eastern side of the Borough of Elizabethtown, on its present boundary with Mt. Joy Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 586 Sep 1953 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
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
Elizabethtown, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing a portion of Mt. Joy Township to the Borough of Elizabethtown Sep 24, 1953 Oct 2, 1953 p. 26–27

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Mount Joy Township School District (Lancaster County), 1948-1959 (1 folder)