Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Fountain Hill Borough Ordinance 157 and 158 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949 Sep 14, 1949 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Salisbury, Township of (Lehigh)
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Fountain Hill, Borough of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Fountain Hill Borough Ordinance 157 and 158: 158 shape ordinance 10.975 point in the center line of Broadway, where said center line intersects the present west borough line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Sep 1949 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Fountain Hill, Borough of Ordinance 157: [Annexing 11.122 acres in Salisbury Township to the Borough of Fountain Hill] Aug 22, 1949
Fountain Hill, Borough of Ordinance 158: [Repealing Ordinance 157, annexing 10.975 acres in Salisbury Township to the Borough of Fountain Hill] Sep 6, 1949

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 30 38-22
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Salisbury Township School District (Lehigh County), 1947-1960 (1 folder)