Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Somerset Borough Ordinance 244 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1919 Nov 15, 1919 Ordinance - Most Recent Date on Initial Filing with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Somerset, Township of (Somerset)
Reduction
Somerset County
Part
PA
Part
Somerset, Borough of
Expansion
Somerset County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Somerset Borough Ordinance 244 shape ordinance Northwest corner of the intersection of West Union Street with Franklin Street

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 6 Dec 1919 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 3, art. 1, §§ 18–19 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Somerset, Borough of Ordinance 244: Annexing to the Borough of Somerset certain adjacent land upon the petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory hereinafter described and hereby annexed Nov 4, 1919 Nov 4, 1919