Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Dissolution Legislature Pittsburgh City 1872 Borough Mergers yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1872 Nov 4, 1872 Act of Legislature - Listed Effective Date

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West Pittsburgh, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Union, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Temperanceville, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
South Pittsburgh, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Saint Clair, Borough of (Allegheny, 1870-1873, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Ormsby, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Mount Washington, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Monongahela, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
East Birmingham, Borough of (defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Birmingham, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Allentown, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct)
Dissolution
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Current Government

Sub-Municipality Municipality County State
Pittsburgh, City of Allegheny County PA

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View District Court of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania District 122 Apr 1873 reference*

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of April 2, 1872 (Pa. Laws 743, No. 699), §§ 1–7 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Pittsburgh, City of Minute: RECEPTION OF MEMBERS FROM THE SOUTH SIDE Nov 4, 1872 v. 5, p. 109
Pittsburgh, City of Ordinance Jan 26, 1874 v. 3, p. 450

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1880 Cns. Rep. 306
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 11
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 13
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 18
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 25
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 26
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 28
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 32
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 32
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 33
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 34
View Allegheny Hist. Form. BOROUGHS 35
View Negley 1876 Its Cities.
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. City of Pittsburgh: Territorial Growth of Pittsburgh (in Allegheny County folder) 131 Dec 31, 1981