Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lancaster City Ordinance 13-1955 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1955–1957 Jun 27, 1957 Remittitur - Date Filed with Trial Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West Lampeter, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Lancaster, City of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Lancaster, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Lancaster, City of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
East Lampeter, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Lancaster, City of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lancaster City Ordinance 13-1955 shape ordinance (municipal journal) 439.172 spike the intersection of the center lines of State Highway Route #36036 and Township Road # 539

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 75 Oct 1957 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 76 Oct 1957 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 613.5 Jun 1955 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Eastern District Appeal 74 Oct 1957 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
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1955: [Annexation petition received for annexation of portions of East Lampeter, Lancaster, and West Lampeter Townships] May 17, 1955 p. 199–200
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1955: [Introduction of Bill 13-1955, with full text of bill] May 17, 1955 p. 201–211
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1955: [Second reading and adoption of Bill 13-1955] May 31, 1955 p. 222
Lancaster, City of Ordinance 13, 1955: Annexing to the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, a part of West Lampeter Township, East Lampeter Township and Lancaster Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, contiguous to said City of Lancaster, which parts of said Townships are owned respectively by Nora Lillian Landis, Charles H. Landis, John H. Landis, William E. Landis, Mary Landis Calder, Donald H. Landis James P. Landis, the Trustees and Executors of the Ira H. Landis estate, Harry B. Shenk and S. Emma Shenk, Dale L. Swisher and Dolores H. Swisher, Ray S. Grimm, Harry L. Zook, T. P. Reese. Daniel H. Shertzer and the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania May 31, 1955

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Lancaster County
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.102) East Lampeter Township School District (Lancaster County), 1955-1958 (1 folder)