Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough 1929 Ordinance (1) yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1929 Nov 6, 1929 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Ephrata, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Ephrata, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ephrata Borough 1929 Ordinance (1) shape ordinance 154.38575 present Most Northern Corner of the Borough of Ephrata, it being in the division line between property of Jacob K. Keller on the northeast and property of Mrs. Harriet Haines on the southwest

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 226.5 Sep 1929 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance: Providing for the Annexation to the Borough of Ephrata of a portion of Ephrata Township, in the County of Lancaster and State of Pennsylvania, lying west of State Street or its extension northeastwardly known as the State Highway between Ephrata and Reading and adjoining said borough on the north Jul 1, 1929 Jul 1, 1929

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1930 Cns. Rep. Footnote 26 948