Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 448 no*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1968–1971

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 448: After whole after ordinance point in the centerline of Township Route #T-426 known as Shimerville Road, said point located the following two (2) courses and distances from the intersection formed by the centerline of Township Route #T-833, known as South Sixteenth Street, with the centerline of Township Route #T-426, known as Shimerville Road; (1) South 10° 15' 30" East 255.02' to a point and (2) South 10° 15' 30" East 80.17' to a point, the place of beginning
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 448: Before whole before ordinance point in the northerly side of Shimerville Road, said point being an iron rail monument set for a corner in the Borough boundary line
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 448: Tract 1 shape ordinance 17.96444 p.k. nail along the center line of Township Route #T-426, known as Shimerville Road, located 105.53 feet south from the intersection formed by the center line of Township Route #T-833, known as South Sixteenth Street, with the center line of Township Route #T-426, known as Shimerville Road
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 448: Tract 2 shape ordinance 1.7872646924 stake in line with property of Veterans of Foreign Wars, (said stake being at the westernmost point of Tract No. 1 on Deed hereinafter recited)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Miscellaneous 1968 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1623 Oct 1970 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1621 Oct 1970 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1624 Oct 1970 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1622 Oct 1970 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 448: Annexing 18.96444 acres 125 square perches and 262 square feet of land formerly in Borough of Emmaus and Upper Milford Township Dec 30, 1968 Dec 30, 1968

Source

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