Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 424 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1917 Sep 20, 1917 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Wayne, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
Ellwood City, Borough of
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 424 shape ordinance [On the south by lands of Rosamah Brown]
View Ellwood City Borough Ordinance 424: After whole after ordinance intersection of the dividing line between the counties of Lawrence and Beaver with the east line of lands of Rosamah Brown

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Sessions 171 Jun 1917 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 3, art. 1, §§ 18–19 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ellwood City, Borough of Ordinance 424: Annexing that portion of Wayne Township, to the Borough of Ellwood City Lawrence County Pennsylvania, which adjoins the said Borough on the west [...] Jun 7, 1917 Jun 30, 1917 v. 2, p. 480–482