Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Annexation Municipality Williamsburg Borough Ordinance 142 yes*

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1943 Feb 26, 1943 Ordinance - Date Filed with Court

Map

Affected Government

From Municipality From County From State To Municipality To County To State
Woodbury, Township of (Blair)
Reduction
Blair County
Part
PA
Part
Williamsburg, Borough of (Blair)
Expansion
Blair County
Part
PA
Part

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View Williamsburg Borough Ordinance 142 shape ordinance 9.28 point on the Borough line at a corner of land of J.R. Detwiler .85 feet Northwest of a Headwall along the Westerly side of Highway leading from the Borough of Williamsburg to the Borough of Mar[t]insburg, known as Penna. State Highway on Route 866

Adjudication

Detail Tribunal Type No. Term Relationship
View Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace of Blair County, Pennsylvania Petition 29 Jan 1943 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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Williamsburg, Borough of (Blair) Ordinance 142: Annexing to the Borough of Williamsburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania, a section of Woodbury Township, Blair County, Penna., adjacent to and southwest of the said borough Jan 4, 1943 Jan 4, 1943 p. 35–36