Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New Borough Legislature Towanda Borough 1828 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1828 Mar 5, 1828 Act of Legislature - Date Approved

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Towanda, Township of (defunct)
Part
Bradford County
Part
PA
Part
Towanda, Township of (defunct)
Part
Sub: Towanda, Borough of
Creation
Bradford County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Towanda, Borough of Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Towanda Borough 1828 Creation shape act

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of March 5, 1828 (1827-1828 Pa. Laws 146, No. 74), § 14 direct
View Act of March 1, 1806 (18 Pa. Stat. at Large 109, Ch. 2660), §§ 1–12 reference

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 22
View Pre-1950 Cns. St. Hist. Lists of Incorporated Places with Dates of Incorporation. 22 Apr 1, 1935 Apr 1, 1940