Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emaus Borough Ordinance 49 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1903

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
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh)
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 49 shape ordinance point in the middle of the public road leading from Emaus Borough to the City of Allentown, where the same crosses the boundary line between the said Borough of Emaus and the Township of Salisburg

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emaus, Borough of (defunct) Ordinance 49: Annexing to the Borough of Emaus adjacent territory lying in the Township of Upper Milford and partly in the Township of Salisburg Sep 14, 1903 Sep 15, 1903

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Oct 21, 1904