Event Detail


Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality West Kittanning Borough 1948 Ordinance yes*


Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1948 Nov 3, 1948 Ordinance - Day after Election after Date Filed with Court


Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
East Franklin, Township of
Armstrong County
West Kittanning, Borough of
Armstrong County

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West Kittanning Borough 1948 Ordinance shape ordinance (filed with Court) 4.8838 peg on the southern borough line of West Kittanning Borough at the southeast corner of Arthur Street and First Avenue


Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania In re 37 Sep 1948 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

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Armstrong County Deed Book v. 333, p. 335 Oct 19, 1946 reference

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
West Kittanning, Borough of Ordinance: Annexing to the Borough of West Kittanning, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, a certain section or portion of East Franklin Township, in said County and State, adjacent to the said Borough, as hereinafter described Apr 5, 1948 Apr 5, 1948


Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. 17500449 -1 Jan 5, 1949
View 1940-1950.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Hutchinson, Hugh G. (Secretary) 17500449 -1 Received Jul 17, 1948
View 1950.Cns.Rep. Footnote 3 38-16
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) East Franklin Township School District, Borough of West Kittanning (Armstrong County), 1948-1953 (1 folder)