Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Quakertown Borough Ordinance 751 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1969

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 751 shape ordinance 6.723 point, the intersection of the centerline of South Main Street (Old Bethlehem Pike) with the Quakertown Borough-Richland Township Line

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 751: Annexing to the Fourth Ward of the Borough of Quakertown, a certain section of Richland Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough and herein more specifically described Jul 2, 1969 Jul 8, 1969 p. 48

Source

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