Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 373 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1960

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 373 shape ordinance 14.2245 point on the extreme westerly line of the Borough of Emmaus located North thirty-two degrees thirty-four (34) minutes thirty (30) seconds West eight hundred eight and forty-five hundredths (808.45) feet from a rail monument located on the northerly side of Shimerville Road in the Borough of Emmaus

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 373: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Emmaus a section of Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said borough of Emmaus and hereinafter fully described and provided 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 Lehigh County Jul 5, 1960 Jul 5, 1960

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 34 40-44