Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Turtle Creek Borough Ordinance 689 yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1949–1950 Jun 5, 1950 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Patton, Township of (Allegheny, defunct)
Allegheny County
Turtle Creek, Borough of
Allegheny County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Turtle Creek Borough Ordinance 689 shape ordinance intersection of the easterly line of the Borough of Turtle Creek and the westerly line of the Borough of Wilmerding and the Township line of the Township of Patton near the center of Sycamore Street and Line Alley


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Miscellaneous 9 Jun 1950 direct


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
View Act of July 10, 1947 (Pa. Laws 1621, No. 568), §§ 5 [425]–5 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Turtle Creek, Borough of Ordinance 689: Annexing certain adjacent land in the Township of Patton to the Borough of Turtle Creek upon petition of a majority in number of all of the freeholders of the territory to be annexed Sep 12, 1949 Sep 12, 1949


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Kowallis, Michael H. (District Supervisor, Pittsburgh), U.S. Census Bureau 17500449 -1 Apr 5, 1950
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 2 38-16
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) Patton Township School District (Allegheny County), 1949-1951 (1 folder)