Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Dissolution Municipality Johnstown City General Ordinance 105 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1898–1899 Dec 5, 1898 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Coopersdale, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Johnstown, City of
Expansion
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions 57 Mar 1898 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, § 5 indirect
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, §§ 1–3 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Johnstown, City of General Ordinance 105: Annexing the Borough of Coopersdale to the City of Johnstown, and designating the same as the Twenty-First Ward Mar 24, 1898 Vetoed

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 11 334
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 21 334
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 10 537
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Nov 10, 1903
View Storey 1907 Chapter III. ORGANIZATION OF COUNTIES—CAMBRIA COUNTY TAKEN FORM SOMERSET AND HUNTINGDON—FIRST TOWNSHIPS IN CAMBRIA COUNTY. 42