Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 868 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1966–1967 Feb 10, 1967 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 868 shape ordinance 5.486 P.K. spike in the northwest side of North State Street, a corner of the line existing between the Borough of Ephrata and the Township of Ephrata

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 136 Dec 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 868: Annexing to the Borough of Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, a section of Ephrata Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania adjacent to and northeast of the said borough as herein described Dec 12, 1966 Dec 12, 1966

Source

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