Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Red Lion Borough Ordinance 6-558 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1958 Jul 7, 1958 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon County Commissioners


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
York, Township of
York County
Red Lion, Borough of
York County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Red Lion Borough Ordinance 6-558 shape ordinance (filed with Court) 46.746 present Borough Corner of Red Lion Borough located in Horace Mann Avenue and on the west side of Rock Lane


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of York County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 109 Apr 1958 direct


Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] indirect
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Red Lion, Borough of Minute: " At this time members of the Red Lion Area School Authority and Red Lion School Board presented a petition for annexation to Red Lion Borough of the School's new property located in York Township, said petition being signed by Jesse B. Warner, Chairman of the Authority and Gerald Zarfos, President of Red Lion School Board. The petition was read and considerbale discussion was held on same due to Borough Council Members inquiring as to who was going to bear the costs of the new streets leading to the Area School, finally, after comments by Dr. Woodrow Dellinger a member of Red Lion School Board and receiving assurance from the Chairman of the School Authority and the President of the Red Lion School Board that this cost situation could certainly be worked out amicably when it came time for the construction of said streets, Motion by Zeigler, seconded Hangen that the petition be accepted; the President immediately called the roll and all Councilmen voting "Aye", the petition was accepted. Ordinance No: 6-558 was presented annexing a certain part of York Township to Red Lion Borough: Said Ordinance was read and passed FIRST READING on Motion of, Smith, seconded Druck. Same Ordinance was read and passed SECOND READING on Motion of Neff, seconded Hangen. Same Ordinance was read and passed THIRD READING on Motion of Zeigler, seconded Neff." Jun 11, 1958 p. 1–2
Red Lion, Borough of Ordinance 6-558: Annexing to the Borough of Red Lion, York County, Pennsylvania, a section of York Township, York County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the said Borough herein described Jun 11, 1958 Jun 11, 1958


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Michaels, Joseph A. (Engineer) Sep 1958
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 55 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. Rep. Annexations in Pennsylvania (in Boundary Change Histories folder, Annexation Listings - Old subfolder) 10
View Pa.Dep't.Cmty.Econ.Dev.Cty.Bd'y.F. York County
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Red Lion Borough School District (York County), 1956-1959 (1 folder)