Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough 1929 Ordinance (2) 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 (2) shape ordinance (docket) 3.219875 present Southwestern corner of the Borough of Ephrata it being in the southerly building line of State Street, one hundred thirty-seven feet, five and three eighth inches (137 ft. - 5 3/8 in) westward of the southwestern building corner of said State Street and Queen Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 227.5 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 adjoining the extreme southwestern portion of said Borough on the Southwest 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