Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality New Wilmington Borough Ordinance 283 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1967–1969 Dec 7, 1967 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Wilmington, Township of (Lawrence)
Reduction
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part
New Wilmington, Borough of
Expansion
Lawrence County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View New Wilmington Borough Ordinance 283: Tract 1 shape ordinance point on the present South line of the Borough of New Wilmington, where the same is intersected by the West line of the Sharpsville Railroad
View New Wilmington Borough Ordinance 283: Tract 2 shape ordinance point in the road leading from New Wilmington to Volant, which point is the most Easterly point on that road of the boundary between the present Borough of New Wilmington and the present Wilmington Township
View New Wilmington Borough Ordinance 283: Tract 3 shape ordinance point on the Eastern line of the right-of-way of the Sharpsville Railroad where the said Eastern line is intersected by the present Southern line of the Borough of New Wilmington

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lawrence County, Pennsylvania Roads and Bridges 1 Mar 1968 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
New Wilmington, Borough of Ordinance 283: Approving the petition for annexation to the Borough of New Wilmington a part of Wilmington Township, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south and east of the Borough, the land being herein fully described; and providing that said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of said Borough Nov 20, 1967 Nov 24, 1967

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 32 40-44