Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Harrisville Borough 1949 Ordinance yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949 Nov 23, 1949 Service upon County Commissioners


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Mercer, Township of (Butler)
Butler County
Harrisville, Borough of
Butler County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Harrisville Borough 1949 Ordinance: Tract 1 shape ordinance (docket) southeast corner on Harrisville Borough line
View Harrisville Borough 1949 Ordinance: Tract 2 shape ordinance (docket) northwest corner at east line of Harrisville Borough


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania B.T.S. 10 Dec 1949 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Harrisville, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing adjacent lands situate in Mercer Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Harrisville, and providing that a certified copy of this ordinance with the description and the plot showing the boundaries of the Borough of Harrisville 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 Oct 10, 1949 Oct 10, 1949