Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Pittsburgh City Ordinance 263 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1950–1951 Mar 13, 1951 Final Decree - Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Baldwin, Township of
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Pittsburgh, City of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Pittsburgh City Ordinance 263 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) in McNeilly avenue, at a point on the dividing line between the City of Pittsburgh and Baldwin Township, said point being, on the production northwardly of the dividing line between property of William Schu and Anna M. Schu, his wife, and property of Raymond Yost, and being also 262 feet, more or less, eastwardly along the dividing line between the City of Pittsburgh and Baldwin Township, from the angle thereon west of Rockford avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 3 Nov 1950 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 27 May 1951 reference*

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 19, 1939 (Pa. Laws 430, No. 242), §§ 1–6 indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), § 95 [1-6] indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Allegheny County Plat Book v. 27, p. 84 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Pittsburgh, City of Ordinance 263: Approving a prayer of a petition to annex a portion of Baldwin Township to the City of Pittsburgh May 29, 1950 Jun 3, 1950 Ordinance Book v. 56, p. 581; Municipal Record Appendix v. 84, p. 187–188

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 40-31
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. City of Pittsburgh: Territorial Growth of Pittsburgh (in Allegheny County folder) 133 Dec 31, 1981
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Baldwin Township School District, (Allegheny County), 1947-1958 (1 folder)