Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Saxonburg Borough Ordinance 143 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947–1948 Dec 16, 1947 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Jefferson, Township of (Butler)
Butler County
Saxonburg, Borough of
Butler County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Saxonburg Borough Ordinance 143 shape ordinance (docket) Northwest of the present corporate limits of the Borough of Saxonburg


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Butler County, Pennsylvania B.T.S. 1 Mar 1948 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] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Saxonburg, Borough of Ordinance 143: Annexing adjacent lands situate in Jefferson Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Saxonburg, and providing that a certified copy of this ordinance with the description and the plot showing the boundaries of the Borough of Saxonburg before and after such annexation be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County and notice thereof filed in the Office of the County Commissioners of Butler County Jun 3, 1947 Jun 4, 1947


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Jefferson Township School District (Butler County), 1948-1961 (1 folder)