Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 23, 1872 Nov 23, 1872 1

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 31 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201106504 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4206504 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214911 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1169662 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q865116 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 060273 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Robeson, Township of (Berks) Reduction Nov 23, 1872
View Creation Union, Township of (Berks) Reduction Nov 23, 1872
View Expansion Robeson, Township of (Berks) Reduction Sep 11, 1890
View Expansion Union, Township of (Berks) Reduction Sep 11, 1890

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 23, 1872

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View New Township Union Township 1753 Creation yes+ 1753
View Boundary Realignment Robeson Township-Union Township 1851 Boundary Realignment yes* 1851
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 14: Annexing to the Borough of Birdsboro, Berks County, Pennsylvania, a section of Union Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and lying on the easterly side of said Borough and herein described Feb 8, 1943 Feb 8, 1943
View Ordinance 18: Repealing Ordinance No. 14, entitled "An Ordinance Annexing to the Borough of Birdsboro, Berks County, Pennsylvania, a section of Union Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and lying on the easterly side of said Borough and herein described" May 3, 1943 May 3, 1943
View Ordinance 19: Annexing to the Borough of Birdsboro, Berks County, Pennsylvania, a section of Union Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and lying on the easterly side of said Borough and herein described May 3, 1943 May 3, 1943

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Feb 4, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Birdsboro Borough 17500449 366 373
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Birdsboro 5836830 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Birdsboro 34427643 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Birdsboro Borough Ordinance 14, 18, 19 no 1943
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993