Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 1383 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1960–1962 May 29, 1962 Final Decree - Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
North Sewickley, Township of
Beaver County
Ellwood City, Borough of
Beaver County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 1383 shape decree (DCED) point of intersection of the easterly line of Constitution Avenue, formerly known as Beechwood Boulevard, with the dividing line between land herein described and the southerly line of Lot No. 4 in Block 12 of the Pittsburgh Company's Plan of Addition No. 2 to South Ellwood Heights


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Beaver County, Pennsylvania Road 5 Aug 1960 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 3 Dec 1960 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
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 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] 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
Ellwood City, Borough of Ordinance 1383: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Ellwood City a section of North Sewickley Township, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of said Borough of Ellwood City and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become upon a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Aug 4, 1960 Aug 4, 1960 p. 43–44


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 4 40-43
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. Rep. Annexations in Pennsylvania (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 8
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. Beaver County
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. Lawrence County
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ellwood City Area School District, 1960-1962 (1 folder)