Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 682 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1954

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 682 shape ordinance 2.071 northwest corner thereof, at an iron pin ten feet west of the west edge of the macadam of a public road leading from Mount Zion Cemetery along Highway Route No. 222 to Erb's corner along highway Route No. 332 said iron pin being a corner of the present boundary line separation 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 598.5 Jun 1954 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 682: Annexing to the aforesaid Borough [of Ephrata] a certain portion of the Township of Ephrata lying northwest of the said borough as herein described Mar 3, 1954 Mar 4, 1954

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)