Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 450 no*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1969–1971

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
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 450: After whole after ordinance point in the center line 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 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: (1) South 1° 5' 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 450: Before whole before 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 1° 5' 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 450: From Lower Macungie, Tract 1 shape ordinance 8.40354 point situated on the Southerly property line of Lot #812 Lawrence Drive, said point being further located South 79° 42' 53" West, 234.53' feet from an iron pipe located at the point of intersection of the Westerly property line of Macungie Avenue and the Southerly property line of Little Lehigh Acres, Section 1
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 450: From Lower Macungie, Tract 2 shape ordinance 0.1385 iron pipe situated on the Easterly Legal Right of Way line of Legislative Route 557, said pipe being also the Southwesterly corner of Lot #1003 Harris Drive
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 450: From Upper Milford, Tract 3 shape ordinance 50.5153 point situated on the Southerly property line of Lot #812 Lawrence Drive, said point being further located South 79° 42' 53" West, 229.14' feet from an iron pipe located at the point of intersection of the Westerly property line of Macungie Avenue and the Southerly property line of Little Lehigh Acres, Section 1

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Miscellaneous 1969 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1621 Oct 1970 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1622 Oct 1970 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1623 Oct 1970 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 1624 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 450: Annexing 59.05734 acres of land formerly in Upper Milford Township and Lower Macungie Township Feb 3, 1969 Feb 3, 1969

Source

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