Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Emmaus Borough Ordinance 484 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1972 Nov 8, 1972 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date

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
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 484: After whole final 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°-05'-30" East, 255.02 feet to a point, and (2) South 10°-15'-30" East 80.17 feet to a point, the place of beginning
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 484: From Lower Macungie, Tract 2 shape ordinance 5.97187 iron pin, a corner on the present boundary line between the Borough of Emmaus and Lower Macungie Township, said pin being further located the following two courses and distances from the intersection of the Northerly right-of-way line of Lawrence Drive with the Easterly right-of-way line of Harris Drive: 1. North 79°-42'-53" East, 154.49 feet; 2. South 10°-17'-07' East, 140.00 feet
View Emmaus Borough Ordinance 484: From Upper Milford, Tract 1 shape ordinance 2.71425 corner on the present Borough of Emmaus boundary line, said point being further located the following two courses and distances from the intersection of the Southerly right-of-way line of Lawrence Drive with the Westerly right-of-way line of Macungie Avenue: 1. South 53°-21'-44" East, 191.63; 2. South 79°-42'-53" West 229.14 feet

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Road Aug 1972 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 484: Annexing 2.71425 acres of land from Upper Milford Township and 5.97187 acres of land from Lower Macungie Township Aug 21, 1972 Aug 21, 1972

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1980 Cns. Rep. Footnote 30 40-25
View Bd'y Ax. Surv. 1971-1980 3619 Date Mar 3, 1987 Retrieved Jan 24, 2017