Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Sharpsburg Borough Ordinance 108 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947–1948 Nov 9, 1948 Remittitur - Date Filed with Trial Court

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
O'Hara, Township of
Reduction
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part
Sharpsburg, Borough of
Expansion
Allegheny County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Sharpsburg Borough Ordinance 108 shape ordinance point at the intersection of the northerly right-of-way line of the Western Pennsylvania Railroad and the easterly line of Sharpsburg Borough

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 144 Apr 1948 direct
View Superior Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Appeal 173 Apr 1948 direct
View Supreme Court of Pennsylvania - Western District Miscellaneous 1549A 1948 direct
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 49 Oct 1947 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 19, 1939 (Pa. Laws 430, No. 242), §§ 1–6 indirect
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), § 95 [1-6] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Sharpsburg, Borough of Ordinance 108: Approving the prayer of the petition to be presented to the Court of Quarter Sessions of Allegheny County, Pa., by Keystone Box Company, a Pennsylvania corporation, for the annexation to the Borough of Sharpsburg of a portion of O'Hara Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, contiguous to the said Borough of Sharpsburg, referred to in said petition and herein described Oct 13, 1947 Oct 13, 1947

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Homan, H. J. (Secretary) 17500449 -1 May 4, 1948
View 1950 Cns. Rep. Footnote 2 38-16
View Pa. Dep't Educ. Ax. F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) O'Hara Township School District (Allegheny County), 1947-1948 (1 folder)