Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Reading City Ordinance 47-1966 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1966–1968 Nov 5, 1968 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted

Map

Affected Government

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Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Cumru, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
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PA
Part
Reading, City of
Expansion
Berks County
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PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Reading City Ordinance 47-1966: 1492-965 Purpart 1 shape deed (recorded) 32.72 point, an iron pipe on the southern building line of Greenway Terrace a distance of twelve hundred forty-eight and thirty-eight one hundredth feet (1248.38') from the southwest building corner of Greenway Terrace and Saint Bernadine Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Berks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 7456 1966 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Berks County Miscellaneous Book v. 330, p. 43 May 5, 1976 reference
Berks County Deed Book v. 2294, p. 889 Apr 15, 1992 reference
Berks County Deed Book v. 1492, p. 965 Aug 15, 1966 include

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Reading, City of Ordinance 47, 1966 Sep 21, 1966

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1970 Cns. Rep. Footnote 6 40-43
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. Annexation - Portion of Governor Mifflin S.D. to Reading S.D., Berks County, Ordinance No. 7456