Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Girard Borough Ordinance 309 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957 May 21, 1957 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Girard, Township of (Erie)
Erie County
Girard, Borough of
Erie County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Girard Borough Ordinance 309 shape ordinance 56.7 southwesterly corner of the Borough of Girard at a concrete monument at corner common to lands of the Borough of Girard, known as Water Works Park, land formerly of John F. Dobler and now of Marshall G. Pratt, land formerly of Inez A. Horrocks and now of Marshall G. Pratt


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Erie County, Pennsylvania Sessions 1 Feb 1957 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Erie County Map Book v. 4, p. 46 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Girard, Borough of Ordinance 309: Annexing to the Borough of Girard a section of Girard Township adjacent to and northwest of the Borough now used as a portion of the Borough Park Jan 14, 1957 Jan 14, 1957


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 23 40-32