Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Slatington Borough Ordinance 348 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1963–1964 Apr 28, 1964 Final Decree - Listed Effective Date

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 348 shape ordinance 134.06 iron pin at the common corner of the Keystone Lamp Manufacturing Company, Maple Spring Acres, and State Route 29 leading from Lehigh Water Gap to Slatington

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lehigh County, Pennsylvania Road Apr 1963 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 indirect
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 reference
View Act of May 18, 1933 (Pa. Laws 818, No. 136), § 1 [425] reference
View Act of July 2, 1937 (Pa. Laws 2803, No. 588), §§ 10 [3rd] [425]–10 [3rd] [427] reference
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] reference
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Slatington, Borough of Minute: [Adopting Ordinance 348] Nov 11, 1963
Slatington, Borough of Ordinance 348: Annexing 134.06 acres of land formerly in Washington Township Nov 11, 1963

Source

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) Blue Valley Union School District (Lehigh County), 1964 (1 folder)
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Slatington Borough School District, 1953-1963 (1 folder)