Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Kutztown Borough Ordinance 1-1959 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1959 May 19, 1959 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Maxatawny, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Kutztown, Borough of
Expansion
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Kutztown Borough Ordinance 1-1959 shape ordinance 64.26875 corner marked by a marble stone, the aforesaid point of beginning being the southeastern corner of the corporate limits of the Borough of Kutztown, and being the north eastern corner of the hereindescribed tract, a portion of Maxatawny Township, proposed to be annexed to the aforesaid Borough of Kutztown

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Berks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 4040 1959 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Kutztown, Borough of Ordinance 1, 1959: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Kutztown, a section of Maxatawny Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of the Borough of Kutztown, which is more fully described hereafter, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become part of the said Borough if the annexation shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Berks County Jan 13, 1959 Jan 13, 1959 p. 174–175

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 6 40-31
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Maxatawny Township School District (Berks County), 1954-1965 (1 folder)