Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 570 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1946 Jul 10, 1946 Ordinance - Date Approved

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 570 shape ordinance 161.54 Southeast corner thereof, ata cross mark (x) cut on the cement of the new highway, Route #222, Thirty-Four (34) feet Ten (10) inches from the Northwest corner of a stone house and Seven (7) feet Three (3) inches North of the edge of the concrete, a corner of the corporate limits 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 459.5 Jun 1946 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 570: Annexing to the Borough of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a section of Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and northwest of the said borough as herein described Jul 8, 1946 Jul 10, 1946

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)