Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Quakertown Borough Ordinance 659 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1964–1966

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 659 shape ordinance 27.2371 point in the old centerline of West End Boulevard (Traffic Route 309) a corner of lands of Addie Short Vigh. Said old centerline being 11.00 ft. West and parallel to the new centerline

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 706 1964 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 659: Annexing to the First Ward of the Borough of Quakertown, a certain section of Richland Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough and herein more specifically described Mar 4, 1964 Mar 4, 1964

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970.Cns.Rep. Footnote 9 40-43