Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 304 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1951–1953

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 304 shape ordinance 15.3 point, the intersection of the Southerly property line of Thirty-first Street (formerly Third Avenue), and the Easterly property line of Dalton Street (formerly D Street)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 192 Oct 1952 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Sep 1951 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
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emmaus, Borough of Ordinance 304: Annexing to the Borough of Emmaus, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, a section of Salisbury Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and northeast of said borough Aug 20, 1951 Aug 20, 1951

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Mar 21, 1953
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Iobst, Oscar T. (Secretary) Jan 24, 1952
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 35 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Salisbury Township School District (Lehigh County), 1947-1960 (1 folder)