Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lansdale Borough Ordinance 146 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1921–1922 May 17, 1922 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Towamencin, Township of
Reduction
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part
Lansdale, Borough of
Expansion
Montgomery County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lansdale Borough Ordinance 146 shape ordinance an iron pin set in the center line of Main Street at its intersection with the center line of Franconia Avenue [Valley Forge Road] being also the present borough line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Election 275 1921 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 3, art. 1, §§ 18–19 indirect
View Act of May 25, 1921 (Pa. Laws 1142, No. 424), § 1 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lansdale, Borough of Ordinance 146: Declaring the annexation and admission into the Borough of Lansdale, of certain lots and out lots, comprising a section of land in Towamencin Township, lying adjacent to said Borough, upon the petition of a majority of the freehold owners of said lots and out lots, and extending the borough limits so as to include said adjacent territory Dec 5, 1921 Jan 3, 1922