Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Lewistown Borough Ordinance 1956-2 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956 Aug 24, 1956 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Granville, 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 Ordinance 1956-2 shape decree (docket) intersection of the present Borough line and Granville Township - Derry Township boundary line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Mifflin County, Pennsylvania Sessions 52 May 1956 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lewistown, Borough of Ordinance 2, 1956: Approving the petition for the annexation to the Borough of Lewistown of a portion of Granville Township, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the Borough of Lewistown and more fully hereinafter described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and becoming part of the Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Mifflin County Mar 5, 1956 Mar 6, 1956

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 39 40-32