Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Strasburg Borough Ordinance 60 yes


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1960 Nov 8, 1960 Final Decree - Immediately after Election after Date Granted


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Strasburg, Township of
Lancaster County
Strasburg, Borough of
Lancaster County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Strasburg Borough Ordinance 60 shape ordinance 11.686 point in or near the center line of South Jackson Street, said point being located at the Southwest corner of the existing boundary of the Borough of Strasburg, said point being also located a distance of one hundred and twenty-nine and one hundredths (129.01) feet South of a railroad spike at the intersection of the South line (extended) of Hillcrest Avenue and the center line of South Jackson Street


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania Road Minutes 51.5 Mar 1960 direct


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
Strasburg, Borough of Ordinance 60: Providing for and declaring the annexation to the Borough of Strasburg of a purpart of land in Strasburg Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the south side of the aforesaid borough and the admission of the said land to the Borough of Strasburg, which purpart of land shall forever be deemed and taken and allowed to be a part of the Borough of Strasburg and subject to the jurisdiction and government of the borough authorities of the Borough of Strasburg as fully and with like effect as if the same had been originally a part of the said borough May 2, 1960 May 2, 1960