Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercer Borough Ordinance 5-1971 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1971 Dec 15, 1971 Service upon Board of Elections

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
East Lackawannock, Township of
Reduction
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part
Mercer, Borough of
Expansion
Mercer County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mercer Borough Ordinance 5-1971 shape ordinance 3.35 southeast corner at land of the Borough of Mercer on the north side of an easement or road

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Mercer County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Miscellaneous 6 Mar 1972 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Mercer County Deed Book v. 1969, p. 2784 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mercer, Borough of Ordinance 5, 1971: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Mercer, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, a section of East Lackawannock Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania, a second class township, said section being adjacent to and south and west of the Borough of Mercer, and herein mor fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become thereupon a part of the said Borough of Mercer Dec 14, 1971 Dec 14, 1971 p. 11–12

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1980 Cns. Rep. Footnote 32 40-25