Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Castle City Ordinance 5662 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957 Oct 4, 1957 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Union, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
New Castle, City of
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View New Castle City Ordinance 5662 shape ordinance (DCED) intersection of the line dividing the City of New Castle and Union Township with the Northwesterly line of Sampson Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 4 Dec 1957 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 7 Sep 1959 reference*

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 27, 1957 (Pa. Laws 210, No. 104), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lawrence County Deed Book v. 192, p. 508 Jul 9, 1917 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
New Castle, City of Ordinance 5662: Annexing to the City of New Castle, certain lands in Union Township consisting of the following: Approximately one-half (0.5) acre, which was conveyed to the City of New Castle by deed of Grace McElhaney, dated June 23, 1917, and recorded in Deed Book 192, Page 508, commonly known as the Incinerator Plant Site; which land is solely owned by the City of New Castle and kept and used for, and dedicated to the public use of the City of New Castle and is contiguous to the said City, and which land is particularly described as a whole and at length in the body of this ordinance, under the authority of an Act of Assembly approved May 27, 1957 Sep 23, 1957 p. 415–416

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Annexation by Cities, Boroughs, and First Class Townships, 1956 - 1957 (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 3
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Annexations in Pennsylvania (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 4
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Lawrence County