Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 854 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1966 Nov 18, 1966 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 854 shape ordinance 71.2 corner marked by a spike in the intersection of Hummer Road and the southwestern curb line of West Main Street, U. S. Route 322

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 129 Mar 1966 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance 854: Annexing to the Borough of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania a section of Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania adjacent to and adjoining the northern side of the Borough of Ephrata as herein described Apr 18, 1966 Apr 18, 1966

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 31 40-44