Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lancaster City Ordinance 385 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 Apr 7, 1948 Ordinance - 30 Days after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Lancaster, Township of (Lancaster)
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 385 shape ordinance (municipal journal) 3.637 point, the intersection of the north line of Columbia Avenue and the eastern line of Race Avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 477.5 Aug 1948 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1948: [Second reading and adoption of Bill 385, with full text of bill] Feb 24, 1948 p. 88–90
Lancaster, City of Ordinance 385: Annexing to the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, a part of the Township of Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, contiguous to the City of Lancaster, which part of Lancaster Township is owned by Hamilton Watch Company Feb 24, 1948

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 38-22