Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Johnstown City General Ordinance 107 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1899–1900

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Stonycreek, Township of (Cambria)
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Johnstown, City of
Expansion
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Johnstown City General Ordinance 107 shape ordinance oak on the right bank of the Stony Creek and in the boundary line of the City of Johnstown, said oak being located 193 feet north of the center line of Central Avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions .5 Sep 1899 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 107: Annexing part of Stonycreek Township to the City of Johnstown Mar 21, 1899 Mar 27, 1899

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 21 334
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 29 334
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Nov 10, 1903