Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 155 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1965–1966 Nov 18, 1966 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
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 155 shape ordinance (docket) 76 iron pin in the center line of state highway Route 16 at corner of land of Paul Saunders

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mercersburg, Borough of Ordinance 155: Annexing seventy-six acres of land situate in the Township of Peters, County of Franklin, adjacent to the Borough of Mercersburg Nov 8, 1965 Nov 8, 1965

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 24 40-44