Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 663 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Nov 4, 1953 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 Ordinance 663 shape ordinance 14.1 southwest corner thereof, at a stake on the said northwest side of South State Street, stake being located on the present line dividing Ephrata Borough from Ephrata Township at a distance or four hundred forty one (441) feet on a bearing of North sixty eight (68) degrees fifty two (52) minutes and forty five (45) seconds East from a concrete stone marking the corner or the Borough or Ephrata on the northwest side of South state Street, at a distance of seventy eight (78) feet from the center line thereof and on the southern topographical building line, extended, of Sycamore Road

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 584 Sep 1953 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
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance 663: Annexing to the Borough of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a section of Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of the said borough as herein described Jun 8, 1953 Jun 19, 1953

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ephrata Township School District (Lancaster County), 1950-1958 (1 folder)