Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 509 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1941 Nov 26, 1941 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon County Commissioners

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 Ordinance 509 shape ordinance 16.8955 corner marked by a concrete monument in the northwestern right of way line of the Reading Company, Reading and Columbia Division, distance of twenty five feet (25') from the centre line thereof, said corner being a present corner of the Borough of Ephrata

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 417 Sep 1941 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance 509: Annexing to the Borough of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a section of Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and southwest of the said borough as herein described Nov 3, 1941 Nov 3, 1941

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 38-22
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ephrata Township School District (Lancaster County), 1950-1958 (1 folder)