Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lancaster City Ordinance 5-1956 and 8-1956 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956 Jul 13, 1956 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

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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 5-1956 and 8-1956: 8-1956, Tract 1 shape ordinance (municipal journal) 0.258 point the intersection of the middle of Charles Road and the present City boundary line
View Lancaster City Ordinance 5-1956 and 8-1956: 8-1956, Tract 2 shape ordinance (municipal journal) 0.167 point on the present city boundary line on line of property now or late of Paul Schultz, said point being a distance of twenty (20) feet Northeast of Tract #1

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 5.5 Mar 1956 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, 1956: [Annexation petition received from John H. & Barbara W. Martin] May 22, 1956 p. 250
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1956: [Introduction of Bill 6-1956, repealing Ordinances 4-1956 and 5-1956, with full text of bill] May 22, 1956 p. 241–243
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1956: [Introduction of Bill 8-1956, with full text of bill] May 29, 1956 p. 253–255
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1956: [Second reading and adoption of Bill 6-1956] May 29, 1956 p. 250
Lancaster, City of Journal, 1956: [Second reading and adoption of Bill 8-1956] Jun 5, 1956 p. 262–263
Lancaster, City of Ordinance 8, 1956: Annexing to the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, part of Lancaster Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, contiguous to said City of Lancaster, which territory is owned by John H. Martin and Barbara W. Martin Jun 5, 1956

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 Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.102) Lancaster Township School District, 1955-1959 (1 folder)