Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Bellevue, Borough of (Allegheny) municipality or lower Borough yes

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 7, 1867 Sep 7, 1867 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200305312 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4205312 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 803 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214767 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1169174 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130899 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020213 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ohio, Township of (Allegheny) Reduction Sep 7, 1867
View Creation Ross, Township of (Allegheny) Reduction Sep 7, 1867
View Ascertainment Avalon, Borough of Ascertainment 1912

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Sep 7, 1867
View Borough (Home Rule Charter) Jan 5, 1976

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 New Township Ohio Township 1803 Creation yes+ Sep 1803
View New Township Ross Township 1809 Creation yes+ Nov 1809
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: [Annexing territory upon petition of 56 freeholders of Ross Township to the Borough of Bellevue] Dec 10, 1907
View Ordinance 606: Locating and determining the dividing line between the Boroughs of Bellevue and Avalon Aug 6, 1912 Aug 15, 1912
View Ordinance 607: Locating and determining the dividing line between the Boroughs of Bellevue and Avalon Sep 3, 1912 Sep 3, 1912
View Ordinance Jul 1972
View Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of a home rule charter for the "Borough of Bellevue"] Apr 18, 1974 Jan 5, 1976

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Mar 13, 2016

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Bellevue Borough 17500449 1549 1555
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Bellevue 32199636 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution Bellevue Borough-Pittsburgh City Proposed 1907 Merger no 1907–1908
View Annexation Bellevue Borough 1907 Ordinance no* 1907–1909
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978