Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Petrolia Borough Ordinance 63 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 Apr 28, 1948 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Fairview, Township of (Butler)
Reduction
Butler County
Part
PA
Part
Petrolia, Borough of
Expansion
Butler County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Petrolia Borough Ordinance 63: Annexation "D" shape ordinance (docket) stake in the western boundary of the present Borough line
View Petrolia Borough Ordinance 63: Annexation "E" shape ordinance (docket) stake at the northwest corner of the present Borough line
View Petrolia Borough Ordinance 63: Annexation "F" shape ordinance (docket) southwest corner of the present Borough line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania B.T.S. 2 Mar 1948 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Butler County Plat Book v. 109, p. 21 Jan 15, 1986 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Petrolia, Borough of Ordinance 63: Annexing adjacent lands situate in Fairview Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Petrolia and providing that a certified copy of this ordinance with the descriptions and the plot showing the boundaries of the Borough of Petrolia before and after such annexation be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County and notice thereof filed in the Office of the County Commissioners of Butler County Jan 23, 1948 Jan 23, 1948