Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 900 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1968 May 10, 1968 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 900 shape ordinance 131.73 corner marked by an iron pin on the division line or Corporate Limits between the Borough of Ephrata and Township of Ephrata, the aforesaid place of Beginning being southwest three hundred sixty four and thirty six one hundredths feet (364.36') from a limestone on the aforesaid division line or corporate Limits 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 154 Mar 1968 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 900: 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 Apr 3, 1968 Apr 3, 1968

Source

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