Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 330 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956–1957 Feb 25, 1957 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lower Macungie, 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 330 shape ordinance 64.9071 point along the center line of the Pennsylvania State Highway Route #557 and in line of lands of Linn Schantz

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Oct 1956 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Emmaus, Borough of Ordinance 330: Approving the petition for annexation to the Borough of Emmaus a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said Borough of Emmaus and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Sep 4, 1956 Sep 4, 1956

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 35 40-32