Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ridgway Borough Ordinance 302 yes*


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


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Ridgway, Township of
Elk County
Ridgway, Borough of
Elk County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ridgway Borough Ordinance 302 shape ordinance 112 point in the West margin of Montmorenci Avenue, also known as Milesburg and Smethport Turnpike, said west margin being on the line between Ridgway Township and The Borough of Ridgway, said point being the Southeast corner of the Jacob Zurfluh, Jr. purchase and of said Jacob Zurfluh, Jr. plan of lots and the Northeast corner of the road to Sarah Thayer Memorial Cemetery


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Elk County, Pennsylvania Sessions 13 Apr 1949 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ridgway, Borough of Ordinance 302: Providing for the annexation by the Borough of Ridgway of adjacent land situate in the Township of Ridgway, a township of the second class Mar 14, 1949 Mar 14, 1949 p. 176–177


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Kovalyk , Oil City Office, U.S. Census Bureau 17500450 -1 Mar 27, 1950
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 20 38-20
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ridgway Township School District (Elk County), 1949-1961 (1 folder)