Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emaus Borough Ordinance 168 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1925

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh)
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Emaus, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Upper Milford, Township of
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Emaus, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Emmaus, Borough of Lehigh County PA

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Emaus Borough Ordinance 168 shape ordinance southeastern corner of the present borough

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Dec 1925 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 3, art. 1, §§ 18–19 indirect
View Act of May 25, 1921 (Pa. Laws 1142, No. 424), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 28, 1923 (Pa. Laws 903, No. 348), § 18 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Ordinance 168: Annexing to the Borough of Emaus adjacent property lying in the Townships of Upper Milford and Salisbury, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Oct 19, 1925 Oct 19, 1925

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1930 Cns. Rep. Footnote 29 949