Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emaus Borough Ordinance 212 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1931

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
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 212: Tract 1 shape ordinance point in the present southern boundary line of the Borough of Emaus, at a distance of 1344.19 ft soutwest of a rail set for a Borough corner, said corner being located approximately 140 ft east of South Second Street
View Emaus Borough Ordinance 212: Tract 2 shape ordinance point located in the west side of State Highway Route No. 229 at the dividing line between lands of Frank M. Trexler and Indian Creek Parke Development Company, formerly Milton Bachman

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous Feb 1931 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Ordinance 212: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of Emaus, of portions of Upper Milford Township Jan 5, 1931 Jan 5, 1931