Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Quakertown Borough Ordinance 702 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
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 702 shape ordinance 4.9653 point in the centerline of Helier Road (36 feet wide); a corner of the present Quakertown Borough line; said place of beginning being N 10° 06' W along said centerline 192.77 feet from the North side of Highland Avenue, extended (40 feet wide)

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bucks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 924 1966 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Quakertown, Borough of Ordinance 702: 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 Sep 7, 1966 Sep 7, 1966 p. 50

Source

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