Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Fox Chapel Borough Ordinance 120 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953–1954 Dec 20, 1954 Final Decree - Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Indiana, Township of
Allegheny County
Fox Chapel, Borough of
Allegheny County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Fox Chapel Borough Ordinance 120 shape ordinance point at the intersection of the boundary line of Indiana Township and Fox Chapel Borough at line dividing lands now or formerly of W. J. Patterson and Charles Barr


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 149 Apr 1954 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 65 May 1953 direct


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
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Fox Chapel, Borough of Ordinance 120: Annexing to the Borough of Fox Chapel a portion of the Township of Indiana adjacent to said Fox Chapel Borough and herein described May 4, 1953 May 4, 1953


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 2 40-31
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Indiana Township School District (Allegheny County), 1949-1955 (1 folder)