Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lewistown Borough 1920 Ordinance yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1920–1922 Nov 8, 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
Derry, Township of (Mifflin)
Reduction
Mifflin County
Part
PA
Part
Lewistown, Borough of
Expansion
Mifflin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Lewistown Borough 1920 Ordinance shape ordinance (docket) point on the Northeastern bank of the Juniata River on the present boundary line of the Borough of Lewistown

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Sessions 1 Oct 1922 direct

Law

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lewistown, Borough of Ordinance: To provide for the annexation to The Borough of Lewistown, of a certain section of land and territory, situate in the Township of Derry County of Mifflin and State of Pennsylvania, lying adjacent to The Borough of Lewistown, particularly described in Section one of this ordinance, a plot or draft of which is on file in the office of the Borough Secretary, in compliance with the petition of the majority of the freehold owners of said section of land and territory and in accordance with the provisions of the Act of the General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in such case made and provided Oct 4, 1920 Oct 5, 1920 p. 391

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1930 Cns. Rep. Footnote 33 951
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Eckbert, W. F. (Postmaster) Nov 13, 1922 Received Nov 14, 1922
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Eckbert, W. F. (Postmaster) Nov 24, 1922 Received Nov 25, 1922