Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Council-Manager Form Municipality Williamsport City Proposed 1963 Optional Charter no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1963–1964

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, Council-Manager)

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Williamsport, City of Ordinance 3010 Aug 29, 1963
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 to make recommendations thereon?" Nov 5, 1963
Williamsport, City of Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of an optional plan for the City of Williamsport] 1964 Vetoed
Lycoming, County of Election: "Shall the Council-Manager Plan of the optional Third Class City Charter Law, providing for seven councilmen to be elected at large, be adopted by the city of Williamsport?" Nov 3, 1964 Rejected

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View Pa. Dep't Cmty. Econ. Dev. Opt. Pl. F. WILLIAMSPORT