Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Harmony Borough Ordinance 141 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1951–1952 Apr 28, 1952 Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Jackson, Township of (Butler)
Butler County
Harmony, Borough of
Butler County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Harmony Borough Ordinance 141 shape ordinance point on the South Side of Highland Avenue, which said point is intersected by the east line of an alley, which alley is first alley east of Pittsburgh Street


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania B.T.S. 1 Jun 1952 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
Harmony, Borough of Ordinance 141: Annexing adjacent lands situate in Jackson Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Harmony and providing that a certificate copy of the Ordinance, with the description and the blue print showing the boundries of the Borough before and after such annexation be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County and notice thereof filed in the office of the County Commissioners of Butler County, and authorizing the proper officers of said Borough to do all things necessary and required to adjust the assets and indebtedness between the Borough and Jackson Township in the manner provided by law Oct 2, 1951 Oct 1951 p. 109–110


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Feb 27, 1953
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 9 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Jackson Township School District (Butler County), 1941-1961 (1 folder)