Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Southmont Borough Ordinance 2 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1921

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Upper Yoder, Township of
Reduction
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part
Southmont, Borough of
Expansion
Cambria County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Southmont Borough Ordinance 2 shape ordinance 388.57 point on line of the Borough of Southmont and Upper Yoder Township at the intersection of the northwest corner of Elim Street and Elizabeth Street, as designated on the Elim Plan of lots

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Cambria County, Pennsylvania Sessions 168.5 Jun 1921 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of May 14, 1915 (Pa. Laws 312, No. 192), ch. 3, art. 1, §§ 18–19 indirect
View Act of May 25, 1921 (Pa. Laws 1142, No. 424), § 1 indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Southmont, Borough of Ordinance 2: Declaring the annexation and admission into the Borough of Southmont of certain therein described contiguoug [sic] land, located in Upper Yoder Township, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, upon petition of a majority of freehold owners of said land, and extending the borough limits so as to include said adjacent territory Jun 21, 1921 Jun 22, 1921