Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Alburtis, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 9, 1913 May 9, 1913 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lehigh, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207700660 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4200660 Lead
View county Lehigh County, Pennsylvania 01 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215371 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1168123 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1133934 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 390033 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction May 9, 1913
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction Feb 10, 1959
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction 1966

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) May 9, 1913

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Lehigh County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 6, 1812
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lehigh County 5th to 4th yes Dec 30, 1930
View County Classification Lehigh County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972
View Home Rule (County) Lehigh County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 77: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Alburtis a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylv[ania,] adjacent to and southeast of said Borough of Alburtis and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said County Nov 3, 1958 Nov 3, 1958
View Ordinance 124: Approving the petition for the annexation of a tract of land in Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Alburtis Sep 13, 1966 Sep 13, 1966
View Ordinance 146: Amending Ordinance No. 93, the Zoning Ordinance of the Borough of Alburtis Jun 15, 1970 Jun 15, 1970

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Alburtis Borough 17500451 859 860