Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Muhlenberg Township-Reading City Proposed 1912 Annexation no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1912

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Muhlenberg, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Reading, City of
Expansion
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, § 4 indirect
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, § 5 indirect
View Act of May 16, 1901 (Pa. Laws 224, No. 165), § 2 indirect
View Act of June 21, 1911 (Pa. Laws 1102, No. 832), § 2 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Reading, City of Common Journal, 1912-1913 Apr 8, 1912 p. 83–84
Reading, City of Select Journal, 1912-1913 Apr 8, 1912 p. 43
Reading, City of Common Journal, 1912-1913 Apr 29, 1912 p. 160
Reading, City of Rejected Select Resolution: [Annexation of land of David B. Hoffer in Muhlenberg Township, adjoining the northern city line, containing 40 acres, approved by joint resolution of Councils] Apr 29, 1912 Vetoed
Reading, City of Select Journal, 1912-1913 May 13, 1912 p. 162–163
Reading, City of Appendix Journal, 1912-1913: [Resolution passed by Select Council April 8, 1912, concurred in by Common Council April 29, 1912, and vetoed May 13, 1912] May 13, 1912 p. 991
Reading, City of Appendix Journal 44, 1912-1913: Communication from the Mayor, vetoing resolution in reference to the annexation of land of D. B. Hoffer, in Muhlenberg Township May 13, 1912 p. 248–249