Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Towanda Borough Ordinance 8-1967 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1967

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Towanda, Township of
Reduction
Bradford County
Part
PA
Part
Towanda, Borough of
Expansion
Bradford County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Towanda Borough Ordinance 8-1967 shape ordinance 2 point in the present existing Towanda Borough, Towanda Township line, said point also being the northeast corner of the lands herein described, said point also being the northwest corner of other lands of Towanda Post 42, American Legion

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Bradford County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 104 1967 direct

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of February 1, 1966 (1965 Pa. Laws 1656, No. 581), §§ 426–428 indirect
View Act of July 20, 1953 (Pa. Laws 550, No. 145), §§ 1–9 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Towanda, Borough of Ordinance 8, 1967: Approving the petition for annexation to the Borough of Towanda, a section of Towanda Township, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of said Borough of Towanda and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough upon the filing, in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Bradford County, Pennsylvania, of a certified copy of this ordinance together with a description of the land to be annexed and a pla[n] showing the courses and distances of the boundries of the Borough before and after such proposed annexation May 1, 1967 May 1, 1967 v. 3, p. 4–5