Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Reading City Ordinance 50-1917 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1917 Sep 23, 1917 Ordinance - 11 Days after Date Enacted

Map

Affected Government

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

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Reading City Ordinance 50-1917 shape ordinance (appendix) 426.23 point, a marble stone, in the southern building line of Oley Street and the present city line

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Berks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 1311 1917 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 3, § 1 indirect
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 3, §§ 2–3 indirect
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 3, §§ 5–6 indirect
View Act of May 3, 1917 (Pa. Laws 143, No. 76), § 1 indirect
View Act of May 3, 1917 (Pa. Laws 143, No. 76), § 2 indirect
View Act of May 3, 1917 (Pa. Laws 143, No. 76), § 3 indirect
View Act of July 6, 1917 (Pa. Laws 751, No. 276), § 1 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Reading, City of Ordinance 50, 1917: Providing for the annexation to the City of Reading of a portion of Lower Alsace Township, in the County of Berks, and State of Pennsylvania, adjoining said city on the east, beginning at a point, a marble stone, in the southern building line of Oley Street and the present city line Sep 12, 1917

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 5 588
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Received Oct 27, 1917