Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Masontown Borough Ordinance 32 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1926

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
German, Township of
Reduction
Fayette County
Part
PA
Part
Masontown, Borough of
Expansion
Fayette County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Masontown Borough Ordinance 32 shape ordinance North-western corner of the present borough of Masontown

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Fayette County, Pennsylvania Civil 163 Dec 1925 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
View Act of June 28, 1923 (Pa. Laws 903, No. 348), § 18 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Masontown, Borough of Ordinance 32: Annexing ajacent land situate in German Township, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Masontown, Fayette County, Pennsylvania, upon petition of the majority of the freeholders of the territory annexed Feb 1, 1926 Feb 1, 1926