Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Court Hazle Township-West Hazleton Borough 1895 Annexation yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1895–1909 Oct 7, 1895 Oct 7, 1895 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
West Hazleton, Borough of
Expansion
Luzerne County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Hazle Township-West Hazleton Borough 1895 Annexation shape decree (recorded) point at the Southwest corner of the Borough of West Hazleton at the intersection of the South side of Cranberry Avenue wit the centre line of a thirty-six feet wide Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Sessions 398 Apr 1895 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. 6, p. 552 Sec'y.St. 95331:1844–1850 May 27, 1909 direct