Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality West Newton Borough Ordinance 1953-5 yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1953 Dec 31, 1953 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court after Service upon Board of Elections

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
South Huntingdon, Township of
Reduction
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part
West Newton, Borough of
Expansion
Westmoreland County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View West Newton Borough Ordinance 1953-5 shape ordinance (PADE, state archives) point on the northerly side of Grand Avenue at the rear of Lot No. 165 in the E. Baughman Plan of Southern extension to West Newton Borough and on line dividing West Newton Borough and South Huntingdon Township

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Civil 26 Nov 1953 direct

Law

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
View Act of July 19, 1951 (Pa. Laws 1026, No. 217), §§ 1 [425]–1 [427] indirect

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
West Newton, Borough of Ordinance 5, 1953: Annexing to the Borough of West Newton land or territory situate in the Township of South Huntingdon, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and east of said Borough and herein described Jul 10, 1953

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1950-1960.Cns.Minor.Civ.Div.Corr. Stevenson, A. M. (Engineer) Mar 22, 1955
View 1960.Cns.Rep. Footnote 54 40-32
View Pa.Dep't.Educ.Ax.F. (St.Arc. 22.120) (1940-66) South Huntingdon Township School District (Westmoreland County), 1950-1962 (1 folder)
View Wendling 1992 QUARTER SESSION CIVIL DOCKET # 20