Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mount Joy Borough 1955 Ordinance yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1955 Sep 2, 1955 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Rapho, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Joy, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
East Donegal, Township of
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Joy, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Joy, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Joy, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mount Joy Borough 1955 Ordinance shape ordinance 217.516 stake on the South bank of the Little Chickies Creek in the existing Borough line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 614.5 Jun 1955 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
Mount Joy, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing territory to the Borough of Mount Joy Jul 11, 1955 Jul 11, 1955 p. 90–91

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 32 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Mount Joy Borough School District (Lancaster County), 1951-1966 (1 folder)