Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Shillington Borough Ordinance 446A yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1965

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Cumru, Township of
Reduction
Berks County
Part
PA
Part
Shillington, Borough of
Expansion
Berks County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Shillington Borough Ordinance 446A shape ordinance 0.723 corner in the existing southern division line between the Borough of Shillington and the Township of Cumru, north seventy-four degrees thirty minutes west (N. 74° 30' W.), a distance of three hundred thirty seven feet eight and three-eighth inches (337' 8-3/8") measured along the aforesaid division line from a corner a short distance westwardly from the eastern side of South Wyomissing Avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Berks County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 6785 1965 unknown

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Shillington, Borough of Ordinance 446A: Annexing to the Borough of Shillington, Berks County, Pennsylvania, a section of Cumru Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, and adjacent to the said borough and herein described Jun 10, 1965 Jun 10, 1965