Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Castle City Ordinance 5819 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1959–1960 Jan 29, 1960 Ordinance - 30 Days after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Shenango, 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 5819 shape ordinance (DCED) 4.92 Northwest corner thereof at a point in the center line of State Highway Route 422 which is known as Butler Avenue Extension, where the said center line is now intersected by the East line of the City of New Castle as heretofore established

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 2 Mar 1960 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 23, 1931 (Pa. Laws 932, No. 317), §§ 501–505 indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [4th] [501]–10 [4th] [505] indirect
View Act of June 28, 1951 (Pa. Laws 662, No. 164), §§ 5 [501]–5 [505] indirect
View Act of April 1, 1959 (Pa. Laws 16, No. 12), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of July 10, 1959 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 138), § 1 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
New Castle, City of Ordinance 5819: Annexing a part of Shenango Township contiguous to the City of New Castle and wholly in the County of Lawrence to the City of New Castle, in accor dance with the provisions of an Act of Assembly of 1931, June 23, P . L. 932, Article V, Sections 501 to 505, inclusive Nov 10, 1959 p. 303–305

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 33 40-32
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Annexations in Pennsylvania (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 5
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Lawrence County