Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Election Board West Hempfield Township-Mountville Borough 1976 Annexation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1976 May 17, 1976 Election - Date Results Certified

Map

Affected Government

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Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
West Hempfield, Township of (Lancaster)
Reduction
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part
Mountville, Borough of
Expansion
Lancaster County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West Hempfield Township-Mountville Borough 1976 Annexation shape ordinance 8.12 iron pin, said point being located on the Southern right of way line of U. S. Route 30 (220 feet wide) and the West right of way line of Lemon Street extended

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Proclamation of May 22, 1968 (Pa. Laws App'x 11, Ch. 6), § 1 [14] indirect
View Proclamation of May 22, 1968 (Pa. Laws App'x 11, Ch. 6), § 1 [8] indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Lancaster County Plat Book v. J112, p. 99 Mar 19, 1979 reference
Lancaster County Deed Book v. A75, p. 446 Sep 1, 1978 reference
Lancaster County Deed Book v. A66, p. 1145 Jan 6, 1975 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lancaster, County of Election Apr 27, 1976 Certified May 17, 1976
Mountville, Borough of Minute: "The tract of land annexed to the Borough recently, Ada Mae Smith property, must be zoned. Council should give consideration before next Council meeting as to how they wish to have this done." Jul 26, 1976 p. 35
Mountville, Borough of Minute: "On the current list from L.A.S.A. the Lloyd Smith property has been added. This property was recently annexed into the Borough and the sewer system has not been installed. The Lloyd Smith property must be zoned since it was annexed into the Borough. Harold Frey moved that it be the recommendation of Council to zone the former Lloyd Smith property, 8.12 acres, low density residential. The motion was seconded by James Fridy and carried. A letter will be sent to Kenneth Wile of the Planning Commission informing him of Council's recommendation and giving the commission 30 days in which to respond. Action will be taken on the matter at the next regular meeting of Council on September 13, 1976." Aug 9, 1976 p. 38–39
Mountville, Borough of Minute: "AT 8:00 P.M. THE REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING WAS DEFERRED FOR COUNCIL TO RENDER A DECISION FOR DENSITY FACTOR ON THE LAND IN THE SMITH ESTATE. President Eby read Ordinance with a full description of said property. Mr. Eby stated that he had a letter from Kenneth Wile, Chairman of the Borough Planning Commission, that at a meeting of the Mountville Borough Planning Commission, it was agreed that the land annexed into the Borough (Smith Property) shall be zoned "low density residential". Ordinance will be No. 121 -- Harold Frey moved that the Ordinance be adopted and Paul Swisher seconded the motion. Motion carried." Sep 13, 1976 p. 42
Mountville, Borough of Ordinance 121: Amending the Borough of Mountville Zoning Ordinance by providing a zoning classification for a tract of land located along the south side of U.S. Route 30 and on the west side of Lemon Street, extended, to R-1 Low Density Residential District Sep 13, 1976 Sep 13, 1976

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1980 Cns. Rep. Footnote 27 40-25
View Bd'y Ax. Surv. 1971-1980 3661 Date Mar 3, 1987 Retrieved Jan 24, 2017
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Boundary Change Referenda Initiated Under Constitutional Procedure (in Boundary Change Notifications & Certifications expanding folder, no subfolder) 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Cty. Bd'y F. Rep. Merger, Consolidation, Boundary Change and Incorporation Actions by County Governor's Center for Local Government Services Mar 2014