Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Mayor-Council Form Unknown Williamsport City 1972 Optional Charter yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1969–1972 Jan 3, 1972 Municipal Election after Adoption Election - 1st Monday in January thereafter

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
Williamsport, City of
Whole
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part
Williamsport, City of
Whole
Lycoming County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
Williamsport, City of City, 3rd Class (Optional Charter, Mayor-Council A)

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), § 620 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 201–216 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 217–218 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 241–242 indirect
View Act of July 15, 1957 (Pa. Laws 901, No. 399), §§ 301–302 indirect
View Act of September 23, 1959 (Pa. Laws 938, No. 383), § 1 indirect
View Act of April 28, 1961 (Pa. Laws 141, No. 66), §§ 1–2 indirect
View Act of August 14, 1963 (Pa. Laws 1104, No. 470), §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of October 9, 1967 (Pa. Laws 412, No. 182), § 1 indirect

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Pennsylvania Corporation Book v. 3-1-73.19, p. 223 Sec'y.St. 7319:223–227 Feb 11, 1972 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Lycoming, County of Charter Commission Election: "Shall a Charter Commission of nine members be elected to study the charter and form of government of the City of Williamsport and to consider a new charter and make recommendations thereon?" Nov 4, 1969 Certified Nov 19, 1969
Williamsport, City of Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of an optional plan for the City of Williamsport] Feb 12, 1970
Lycoming, County of Election: "Shall the Mayor-Council Plan A of the Optional Third Class City Charter Law providing for seven (7) councilmen to be elected at large, be adopted by the City of Williamsport?" May 19, 1970 Certified May 28, 1970