Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Somerset Borough Ordinance 639 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1947 Apr 24, 1947 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 639 shape ordinance (municipal minutes) Borough corner on the center line Cannell Drive and the western property line of South Columbia Avenue

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Somerset County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 5 May 1947 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Somerset, Borough of Minute: [Adoption of ordinance, with full text] Apr 7, 1947 102A–103
Somerset, Borough of Ordinance 639: Annexing to the Borough of Somerset a section of Somerset Township, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of said Borough, as herein described Apr 7, 1947 Apr 7, 1947

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. 17500452 -1 Jul 14, 1947
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 42 38-25