Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Elizabethtown Borough Ordinance of 7/16/1956 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956

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 Ordinance of 7/16/1956 shape ordinance point on the eastern edge of North Locust Street, said point being N 26° 30' W a distances of 129.15 ft from a point on the northeastern corner of the intersection of said North Locus Street and East Oak Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 7 Jun 1956 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

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 Jul 16, 1956 Jul 16, 1956 p. 105–107

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32