Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 16 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1910

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mercersburg Borough Ordinance 16 shape ordinance point on the West side of the Shimpstown Road where the West line of said road intersects the present borough line near the Greencastle pike

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 22, 1903 (Pa. Laws 247, No. 183), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of March 21, 1907 (Pa. Laws 25, No. 20), §§ 1–2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mercersburg, Borough of Ordinance 16: Annexing certain lots and out lots adjacent to the Borough of Mercersburg in the Township of Montgomery to the said Borough of Mercersburg Oct 7, 1910 Oct 10, 1910 p. 7–8