Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 255 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1940 Nov 25, 1940 Service upon County Commissioners

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
Emmaus, Borough of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 255 shape ordinance 10.13 intersection of the eastern boundary line of the Borough of Emmaus and the southern building line of D Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Nov 1940 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emmaus, Borough of Ordinance 255: Annexing to the Borough of Emmaus a section of Salisbury Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the said Borough and herein described Sep 16, 1940 Sep 16, 1940

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950 Cns. Rep. Footnote 30 38-22