Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Phoenixville Borough Ordinance 1066 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1968

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Schuylkill, Township of (Chester)
Reduction
Chester County
Part
PA
Part
Phoenixville, Borough of
Expansion
Chester County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Phoenixville Borough Ordinance 1066: 3rd Ward shape ordinance iron pin marking an angle in the Borough Line
View Phoenixville Borough Ordinance 1066: 4th Ward shape ordinance point in the Schuylkill River

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Chester County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 75 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
Phoenixville, Borough of Ordinance 1066: Annexing a portion of Schuylkill Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Phoenixville, and attaching the same to the Third and Fourth Wards of the Borough of Phoenixville Apr 19, 1968 Apr 19, 1968

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 14 40-44