Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1887 Apr 23, 1887 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Adams, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Adams County, Pennsylvania 03 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200105536 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4205536 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214752 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1169233 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130538 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 010093 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Menallen, Township of (Adams) Reduction Apr 23, 1887
View Expansion Menallen, Township of (Adams) Reduction 1947
View Expansion Menallen, Township of (Adams) Reduction 1957

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Apr 23, 1887

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Adams County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Adams County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 2012

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 1, 1947: Annexing certain land in Menallen Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to a portion of the southeastern boundary of the Borough of Bendersville, upon petition of a majority of the freeholders of the territory proposed to be annexed Apr 7, 1947 Apr 7, 1947
View Ordinance 1, 1957: Annexing a portion of Menallen Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Bendersville, Adams County, Pennsylvania Feb 4, 1957 Feb 4, 1957
View Ordinance 3, 1957: Amending Section 1 of the Ordinance enacted and ordained on February 4, 1957, entitled "An Ordinance Annexing a portion of Menallen Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Bendersville, Adams County, Pennsylvania," by changing the length of the third boundary line of the tract of land described therein Aug 5, 1957 Aug 5, 1957

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Nov 23, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Bendersville Borough 17500449 1684 1691

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Menallen Township-Bendersville Borough Proposed 1888 School District Annexation no* 1888–1889
View Annexation Menallen Township-Bendersville Borough Proposed 2006 Annexation no 2006