Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Quakertown Borough Ordinance 592 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958 May 20, 1958 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Richland, Township of (Bucks)
Reduction
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part
Quakertown, Borough of
Expansion
Bucks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Quakertown Borough Ordinance 592 shape ordinance 2.39 point of intersection of the south curb line of Glenwood Avenue, as the said street is ordained and established in Quakertown Borough Ordinance No. 252 dated July 3, 1929, in an easterly direction from the center line of Ambler Street to the Quakertown Borough Line, with the said Borough Line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 159 1958 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Quakertown, Borough of Ordinance 592: Annexing to the Third Ward of the Borough of Quakertown a certain section of Richland Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough and herein more specifically described Jan 6, 1958 Jan 6, 1958 p. 122

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 8 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Richland Township School District (Bucks County), 1957-1962 (1 folder)