Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Red Lion Borough Ordinance of 6 June 1956 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1956 Jun 26, 1956 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 of 6 June 1956: Tract 1 shape ordinance (filed with Court) 17.04 iron pin located on the south-west side of Country Club Road, a corner of Red Lion Borough
View Red Lion Borough Ordinance of 6 June 1956: Tract 2 shape ordinance (filed with Court) 27.81 iron pin, a corner of land owned by the Henry Keener Estate


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of York County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 24 Jan 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 Paul Binder and George Rider, knwon as Binder & Rider presented themselves and were given the floor, they stated they were present to present a petition for further annexation of their property located in York Township and that further the petition was signed by all property owners involved and the neccessary description was attached to the petition. After discussion, Motion by Zarfos, seconded Zeigler and passed that the aforementioned petition for annexation be accepted and that the Borough Solicitor draw up the nececessary ordinance." Apr 4, 1956 p. 1
Red Lion, Borough of Minute: " At this time An Annexation Ordinance pertaining to the Binder-Rider Annexation near Country Club Hills was presented and read, and PASSED FIRST READING on Motion of Fishel, seconded Knaub. Same Ordinance was read and passed SECONDR READING on Motion of Kinard, seconded Zarfos. Same Ordinance was read and passed THIRD READING on Motion of Knaub, seconded Zeigler." Jun 6, 1956 p. 3
Red Lion, Borough of Minute: " George Rider and Paul Binder were present and presented their apologies for their speech at the last meeting of Council and advised they would proceed with twenty feet of paving in their development. Mr. Rider also presented a corrected petition for annexation of property located in and about Country Club Hill in Red Lion and asked Council to withdraw the last petition that was presented and accept the new one. In this Connection, Motion by Knaub, seconded Zarfos and passed that Borough Council withdraw petition accepted on April 4th, 1956 and accept the petition for annexation as presented by Binder & Rider as of this date." Jun 6, 1956 p. 1–2
Red Lion, Borough of Ordinance: 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 6, 1956 Jun 6, 1956


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.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Red Lion Borough School District (York County), 1956-1959 (1 folder)