Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Johnstown City Ordinance 3322 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Ferndale, Borough of
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 Ordinance 3322 shape ordinance 28.044 City Line Corner No. 158 on Hillcrest Court

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 27 Dec 1958 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 23, 1931 (Pa. Laws 932, No. 317), §§ 501–505 indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [4th] [501]–10 [4th] [505] indirect
View Act of June 28, 1951 (Pa. Laws 662, No. 164), §§ 5 [501]–5 [505] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ferndale, Borough of Ordinance 279: Approving the petition detaching from the Borough of Ferndale and to be annexed to the City of Johnstown certain territory contiguous to the City and separated therefrom by a river or stream, subject to the acceptance of the detached portion by the City of Johnstown Apr 4, 1957 Apr 4, 1957 p. 230–231
Ferndale, Borough of Ordinance 286: Approving the petition detaching from the Borough of Ferndale and to be annexed to the City of Johnstown certain territory contiguous to the City and separated therefrom by a river or stream, subject to the acceptance of the detached portion by the City of Johnstown Nov 3, 1958 Nov 3, 1958 p. 249–250
Johnstown, City of Ordinance 3322: Annexing to the City of Johnstown a part of the Borough of Ferndale, Cambria County, Pennsylvania Nov 25, 1958

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Snyder, E.D. (Secretary) Apr 28, 1958
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 10 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Annexation by Cities, Boroughs, and First Class Townships, 1956 - 1957 (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 3
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Annexations in Pennsylvania (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 4
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Cambria County