Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mars Borough Ordinance 157 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952 Aug 9, 1952 Service upon Board of Elections


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Adams, Township of (Butler)
Butler County
Mars, Borough of
Butler County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mars Borough Ordinance 157 shape ordinance (docket) 41.39 point on the present boundary line of the Borough of Mars, said point being North 5* 03' East 410.3 feet from where the present boundary of the Borough of Mars intersects the center line of Beaver Street


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania B.T.S. 1 Sep 1952 direct


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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mars, Borough of Ordinance 157: Annexing adjacent lands situate in Adams Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Mars and providing that a certified copy of this Ordinance with the description and the plot showing the boundaries of the Borough before and after such annexation be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County and notice thereof filed in the Office of the County Board of Elections Jul 7, 1952 Jul 10, 1952


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 9 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Mars Borough School District, 1954 (1 folder)