Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Mountville Borough Ordinance 36 no*


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


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Lancaster County
Mountville, Borough of
Lancaster County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Mountville Borough Ordinance 36 shape ordinance 0.45913682277319 southeast corner thereof at a stake, (said stake being on the northern side of the Lincoln Highway, a corner of lot of Paul Resh)


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Mountville, Borough of Ordinance 36: Providing for and declaring the annexation to the Borough of Mountville of a portion of land in West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of the aforesaid Borough, and the admission of said land to the Borough of Mountville, which said portion of land shall forever hereafter be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Mountville and subject to the jurisdiction and government of the borough authorities of the Borough of Mountville as fully and with like effect as if the same had been originally a part of said Borough May 1, 1951 May 1, 1951 p. 86–87