Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Dissolution Municipality New Castle City Ordinance 934 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1897 Aug 10, 1897 Ordinance - Date Enacted by Councils without Appeal within 10 Days

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West New Castle, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
New Castle, City of
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Sessions 55 Sep 1897 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, § 5 indirect
View Act of May 23, 1889 (Pa. Laws 277, No. 247), art. 3, §§ 1–3 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
West New Castle, Borough of (defunct) Ordinance: Providing for the annexation of the Borough of West New Castle to the City of New Castle May 17, 1897 May 30, 1897
New Castle, City of Ordinance 934: Providing for the annexation of the Borough of West New Castle, in the County of Lawrence, State of Pennsylvania, to the City of New Castle, in the County and State aforesaid Aug 10, 1897 Aug 12, 1897 p. 4
New Castle, City of Ordinance 962 Oct 4, 1897 Oct 5, 1897 p. 37–39

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 11 341
View 1900 Cns. Rep. Footnote 8 341
View 1910 Cns. Rep. Footnote 5 544
View 1910 Cns. Rep. 612
View New Castle 1907 313
View Pa. Dep't Pub. Instruction Rep. LAWRENCE COUNTY Stewart, Thomas M. 1900:1 219
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Feb 11, 1904