Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 150 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1965–1966 Jan 5, 1966 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Montgomery, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Mercersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Peters, Township of (Franklin)
Reduction
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part
Mercersburg, Borough of
Expansion
Franklin County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 150 shape ordinance point in Legislative Route 28037 at land of Clarence W. Palmer, the most easterly point of the real estate herein described

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Franklin County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1965 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
Mercersburg, Borough of Ordinance 150: Annexing certain lands adjacent to the Borough of Mercersburg, situate in the Townships of Montgomery and Peters, upon petition Jan 4, 1965 Jan 4, 1965 p. 54–55

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 24 40-44
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Mercersburg Borough School District, 1955-1966 (1 folder)