Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Pittsburgh City Ordinance 577 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1950–1951 Feb 5, 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 577 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) 695 point where the line dividing the Thirty-first Ward of the City of Pittsburgh from Baldwin Township intersects the southerly line of property now or late of Pittsburgh, Virginia and Charleston Railroad

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 31 Dec 1950 direct

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. 40, p. 148 reference*
Allegheny County Plat Book v. 17, p. 132 reference*
Allegheny County Plat Book v. 15, p. 130 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Pittsburgh, City of Ordinance 577: Approving the prayer of a petition for the annexation of a tract of land now in the Township of Baldwin into the City of Pittsburgh Dec 4, 1950 Dec 11, 1950 Ordinance Book v. 57, p. 46; Municipal Record Appendix v. 84, p. 364–366

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)