Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Mayor-Council Form Municipality Johnstown City Proposed 1965 Optional Charter no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1965–1966

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Johnstown, City of
Whole
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Johnstown, City of
Whole
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Johnstown, City of City, 3rd Class (Optional Charter, Mayor-Council A)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 34 Dec 1966 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), § 620 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 201–216 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 217–218 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 241–242 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 301–302 indirect
View Act of September 23, 1959 (Pa. Laws 938, No. 383), § 1 indirect
View Act of April 28, 1961 (Pa. Laws 141, No. 66), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of August 14, 1963 (Pa. Laws 1104, No. 470), §§ 1–3 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Johnstown, City of Ordinance 3652 Aug 10, 1965
Cambria, County of Charter Commission Election: [For or against the election of a charter commission for the City of Johnstown] Nov 2, 1965
Johnstown, City of Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of an optional plan for the City of Johnstown] Jul 1966 Vetoed
Cambria, County of Election: "Shall the Mayor-Council Plan A of the Optional Third Class City Charter Law, providing for seven councilmen to be elected at large, be adopted by the City of Johnstown?" Nov 8, 1966 Rejected

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Opt. Pl. F. JOHNSTOWN