Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ephrata Borough Ordinance 924 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1970

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 924 shape ordinance 6.404 railroad spike in or near the center line of Church Avenue (LR 36030), said spike being twenty-three and five tenths (23.5) feet in a southwest direction from another railroad spike making the intersection of the center line of said Church Avenue with the center line of Sunnybrook Street, (Township Road No. 943) the last mentioned spike being Ephrata Borough corner No. 359

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Road Minutes 26 1970 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ephrata, Borough of Ordinance 924: Annexing to the aforesaid Borough [of Ephrata] a certain portion of the Township of Ephrata lying northeast of the said borough as herein described Apr 13, 1970 Apr 13, 1970

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1980 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 40-25
View Bd'y Ax. Surv. 1971-1980 3619 Date Mar 3, 1987 Retrieved Jan 24, 2017