Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Adams, Township of (Butler) municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 29, 1854 9

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 010 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201900300 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1216040 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q4680417 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 100035 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Cranberry, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Creation Middlesex, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 29, 1854
View Expansion Cranberry, Township of (Butler) Reduction Apr 14, 1863
View Reduction Mars, Borough of Creation Mar 23, 1895
View Reduction Valencia, Borough of Creation Sep 10, 1896
View Reduction Mars, Borough of Expansion 1902
View Reduction Callery, Borough of Creation Jul 3, 1905
View Reduction Mars, Borough of Expansion Aug 9, 1952
View Reduction Callery, Borough of Expansion Dec 12, 1966
View Reduction Mars, Borough of Expansion 1970–1972
View Expansion Seven Fields, Borough of Reduction 2002
View Reduction Seven Fields, Borough of Expansion 2002
View Ascertainment Cranberry, Township of (Butler) Ascertainment 1998–2003
View Swap Cranberry, Township of (Butler) Swap 2004–2007

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Mar 29, 1854
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
View School District Annexation Adams Township-Callery Borough 1906 School District Annexation yes* 1905–1906
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View New Borough Seven Fields Borough 1984 Creation yes Jan 2, 1984
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Agreement Jun 10, 2002
View Resolution 6, 2003: Adopting the agreement between Adams Township and Cranberry Township acknowledging the boundary line between the two municipalities Apr 28, 2003

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Adams 5836974 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Mars Borough Ordinance 168 unknown 1953
View Boundary Realignment Adams Township-Cranberry Township Proposed 2003 Boundary Realignment no 2003–2004