Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Dissolution Unknown Portage Borough-Cassandra Borough-Portage Township Proposed 1991 Consolidation no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1991

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Cassandra, Borough of
Consolidation
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Portage, Township of (Cambria)
Expansion
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Portage, Borough of
Consolidation
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Portage, Township of (Cambria)
Expansion
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Proclamation of May 22, 1968 (Pa. Laws App'x 11, Ch. 6), § 1 [14] indirect
View Proclamation of May 22, 1968 (Pa. Laws App'x 11, Ch. 6), § 1 [8] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Cambria, County of Election: "SHALL THE BOROUGH OF CASSANDRA, THE BOROUGH OF PORTAGE AND THE TOWNSHIP OF PORTAGE BE CONSOLIDATED AND INCORPORATED INTO TOWNSHIP OF THE SECOND CLASS KNOWN AS PORTAGE TOWNSHIP AND WHICH SHALL HAVE THREE SUPERVISORS AS PROVIDED FOR BY THE TOWNSHIP CODE. THIS CONSOLIDATION SHALL BE EFFECTIVE ON THE FIRST MONDAY OF JANUARY 1995." Nov 5, 1991

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. [Boundary Change Referenda, November 1990 - May 1994 (in Centre County folder)]
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Cambria County
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Merger, Consolidation, Boundary Change and Incorporation Actions by County Governor's Center for Local Government Services Mar 2014