Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Slatington Borough Ordinance 267 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1952 Nov 5, 1952 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Washington, Township of (Lehigh)
Reduction
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part
Slatington, Borough of
Expansion
Lehigh County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Slatington Borough Ordinance 267 shape ordinance 32.1455 iron pipe 220 feet west of the center line of Diamond Street on a right angle 190 1/2 feet south of the intersection of Union and Diamond Streets

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Sep 1952 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Slatington, Borough of Ordinance 267: Annexing 32.1455 acres of land formerly in Washington Township Aug 12, 1952 Aug 12, 1952

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Secretary Mar 19, 1955
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Secretary Dec 20, 1952
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 35 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Washington Township School District (Lehigh County), 1952-1958 (1 folder)