Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 735 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958–1959 Jan 9, 1959 Final Decree - Date Granted

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 735 shape ordinance 140 northwest corner thereof, at a point on the Right-of-Way line on the northwest side of the Reading and Columbia Railroad, twenty five feet northwest of the center line of the tracks thereof, said point being on a line of the present boundary separating Ephrata Borough from Ephrata Township and being at the southern terminus of Lemon Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 34.5 Dec 1958 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance 735: Annexing to the Borough of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a section of Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania adjacent to and south of the said borough as herein described Nov 15, 1958 Nov 15, 1958

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 32 40-32