Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Somerset Borough Ordinance 356 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1927 Feb 7, 1927 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 356 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) South Edgewood Avenue at the point where the Southern Boundary line of Somerset Borough intersects with the East side of said South Edgewood Avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 13 Sep 1927 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 4, 1927 (Pa. Laws 519, No. 336), §§ 425–427 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Somerset, Borough of Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Sep 5, 1927 374–375
Somerset, Borough of Ordinance 356: Annexing to the Borough of Somerset certain adjacent land upon the petition of a majority of the free-holders of the territory hereinafter described and hereby annexed Sep 5, 1927 Sep 6, 1927

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1930.Cns.Rep. Footnote 40 954