Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mount Joy Borough 1968 Ordinance yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1968 Apr 23, 1968 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
East Donegal, Township of
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 1968 Ordinance shape ordinance (certified to Board of Elections) 29.8 point in Pennsylvania Legislative Route 649, said point being situated in the boundary line betweent M.t Joy Borough and East Donegal Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 153 Mar 1968 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lancaster County Plat Book v. J195, p. 118 Dec 30, 1996 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mount Joy, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing territory to the Borough of Mount Joy Mar 4, 1968 Mar 4, 1968

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 31 40-44