Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
Council-Manager Form Municipality Williamsport City Proposed 2017 Optional Charter no

Dates

Event Year(s) Final Decree Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
2017–2018

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

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Williamsport, City of Ordinance 6330: Authorizing and directing a vote on the approval of a charter commission and election of charter commission members to serve thereon Jun 22, 2017 Veto Overridden Jul 6, 2017
Lycoming, County of Charter Commission Election: "Shall a charter commission of seven 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 7, 2017
Lycoming, County of Election: "Shall a council-manager plan of the Optional Third-Class City Charter Law providing for seven council members to be elected at large be adopted by the City of Williamsport?" Nov 6, 2018 Rejected