Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mount Joy Borough Ordinance of 9 March 1970 (3) yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1970 May 19, 1970 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after 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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mount Joy Borough Ordinance of 9 March 1970 (3) shape petition exhibit (docket) 62.324 point in the center line of the Lancaster-Harrisburg Pike, the southeast corner of lands about to be annexed to Mount Joy Borough, said point being situated in the northern boundary of lands of Mount Joy Borough

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Common Pleas of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania - Criminal Division Road Minutes 14 1970 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mount Joy, Borough of Ordinance: [Annexing 62.324 acres in Rapho Township to the Borough of Mount Joy upon petition of Arthur H. Hostetter and Clarence H. Hostetter] Mar 9, 1970 Mar 9, 1970

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1980 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 40-25
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. ANNEXATION-Manheim Central S.D. (Rapho Twp.) to Donegal S.D. (Mt. Joy Boro.), Lancaster Co., Minutes #14 1970 Sessions
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. ANNEXATION-Manheim Central S.D. (Rapho Twp.) to Donegal S.D. (Mt. Joy Boro.), Lancaster Co., Minutes #12 1970 Sessions