Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Ridgway Borough Ordinance 351 and 357 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1957–1958 Aug 21, 1958 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Ridgway, Township of
Reduction
Elk County
Part
PA
Part
Ridgway, Borough of
Expansion
Elk County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Ridgway Borough Ordinance 351 and 357: 357 shape ordinance 10.63 stone marker on the line of The Borough of Ridgway, said point being also the northwesterly corner of the F. C. Smith Estate's Mercer Addition and the northeasterly corner of the parcel of land conveyed to Robert J. Dickinson, et ux, by Frank Kreitzer, et ux, by deed dated July 17, 1956, and recorded in the Recorder's Office of Elk County in Deed Book 132, Page 229

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Elk County, Pennsylvania Sessions 71 May 1958 direct

Law

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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Elk County Deed Book v. 132, p. 229 Aug 1, 1956 reference*

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Ridgway, Borough of Ordinance 351: Providing for the annexation by the Borough of Ridgway of adjacent land situate in the Township of Ridgway, a township of the second class Sep 9, 1957 Sep 9, 1957
Ridgway, Borough of Ordinance 357: Providing for the annexation by the Borough of Ridgway of adjacent lands situate in the Township of Ridgway, a township of the second class, and repealing Ordinance No. 351, enacted and approved the 9th day of September, 1957 Jun 9, 1958 Jun 9, 1958

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 22 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Ridgway Township School District (Elk County), 1949-1961 (1 folder)