Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 299 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949 Dec 20, 1949 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon Board of Elections

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
Emmaus, Borough of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 299 shape ordinance 5.571 point in the southerly curb line of Cherokee Street 89.76 feet west of its intersection with the westerly curb line of North Second Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Dec 1949 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
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emmaus, Borough of Ordinance 299: Annexing to the Borough of Emmaus a section of Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the said Borough, and herein described Oct 3, 1949 Oct 3, 1949

Source

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