Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 342 and 342B yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1932 Aug 6, 1932 Service upon County Commissioners

Map

Affected Government

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Municipality
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County
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State
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Municipality
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County
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State
Ephrata, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
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PA
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Ephrata, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
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PA
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Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ephrata Borough Ordinance 342 and 342B: 342 shape ordinance 2.4 corner of property of Jerome O. Hacker said corner being in the present southern Borough Line of Ephrata, established by the annexation of three acres 35 18-100 perches in 1928, said present Borough Line being along the southern side of the twelve (12) feet wide alley in the rear of lots fronting on the southern side of State Street west of proposed Queen Street
View Ephrata Borough Ordinance 342 and 342B: 342B shape ordinance 47.43125 corner of property of Jerome O. Hacker, said corner being in the present southern Borough Line of Ephrata, as established by the annexation of three acres 35-18/100 perches in 1928, said present Borough Line being along the southern side of the twelve (12) feet wide alley in the rear of the lots fronting on the southern side of State Street west of proposed Queen Street, said place of Beginning being also the place of Beginning for the Annexation of Leeds Service Station, Inc., it being also annexed to the Borough of Ephrata by separate Procedure

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 319 Sep 1932 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 342: Providing for and declaring the annexation of a portion of land in Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to the Borough of Ephrata and the admission of the portion of land to the Borough of Ephrata. which said portion of land shall forever hereafter be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Ephrata, and subject to the jurisdiction and government of the borough authorities of the Borough of Ephrata, as fully and with like effects as if the same had been originally a part of said borough Apr 4, 1932 Apr 5, 1932
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance 342B: 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 said Borough on the west and south Apr 4, 1932 Apr 5, 1932

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ephrata Township School District (Lancaster County), 1950-1958 (1 folder)