Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Hazle Township-Hazleton Borough 1888 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1887–1891 Sep 24, 1888 Sep 24, 1888 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Hazle, Township of
Reduction
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part
Hazleton, Borough of (defunct)
Expansion
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Hazle Township-Hazleton Borough 1888 Annexation shape decree (recorded) point on the South side of Diamond Avenue at its intersection with the west line of Lincoln Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 187 Nov 1887 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 11, 1879 (Pa. Laws 150, No. 159), §§ 1–4 indirect
View Act of May 17, 1883 (Pa. Laws 36, No. 27), § 1 indirect
View Act of June 1, 1887 (Pa. Laws 285, No. 170), §§ 1–5 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Luzerne County Charter Book v. 3, p. 186 Sec'y.St. 95330:1358–1360 Dec 3, 1891 direct