Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1825 May 2, 1825 11

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Indiana, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Indiana County, Pennsylvania 05 Lead
View cadastral Indiana County, Pennsylvania 06 Lead
View cadastral Indiana County, Pennsylvania 07 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4206306904 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4206904 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215283 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1169799 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1131052 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 320153 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Black Lick, Township of (Indiana) Reduction May 2, 1825
View Expansion Black Lick, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Apr 9, 1849
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Jan 30, 1891
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Dec 12, 1927
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Dec 12, 1927
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Nov 6, 1946
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Mar 13, 1951
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Mar 13, 1951
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Aug 19, 1953
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Aug 19, 1953
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Feb 26, 1955
View Expansion Burrell, Township of (Indiana) Reduction Nov 7, 1956

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) May 2, 1825
View Borough (Title 8) Mar 8, 1892

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View School District Annexation Burrell Township-Blairsville Borough 1871 School District Annexation yes* 1871
View Plat Recording Blairsville Borough 1892 Plat Recording yes* 1892
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 111: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent land situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the office of the County Commissioners Sep 6, 1927 Sep 8, 1927 p. 85–86
View Ordinance 114: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent land situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the office of the County Commissioners Oct 4, 1927 Oct 10, 1927 p. 91–92
View Ordinance 214: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville, certain adjacent land situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the Office of the County Commissioners Oct 1, 1946 Oct 8, 1946 p. 217
View Ordinance 250: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent land situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the Office of the County Board of Elections May 2, 1950 May 5, 1950 p. 344–345
View Ordinance 256: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent land situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the Office of the County Board of Elections Feb 13, 1951 Feb 15, 1951 p. 7–9
View Ordinance 258: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent land situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the Office of the County Board of Elections Dec 11, 1951 Dec 14, 1951 p. 12–13
View Ordinance 267: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent lands situate in Burrell Township, and directing the filing of copies of the proceedings in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Indiana County and notices of such filing in the Office of the County Board of Elections Apr 7, 1953 Apr 9, 1953 p. 25–26
View Ordinance 277: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent lands situate in Burrell Township and directing the certification of these proceedings to the Court of Quarter Sessions Jun 8, 1954 Aug 3, 1954 p. 47–48
View Ordinance 296: Annexing to the Borough of Blairsville certain adjacent lands situate in Burrell Township, and directing the certification of these proceedings to the Court of Quarter Sessions Aug 8, 1956 Aug 16, 1956 p. 98–99

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
View
Open Records Request (Ordinances): "The following eight (8) ordinances of the Borough of Blairsville, all concerning annexation of territory: Ord. enacted circa 1927; Ord. 219 (214?), enacted 8-Oct-1946; Ord., enacted 5-May-1950; Ord., enacted 15-Feb-1951; Ord. 258, approved 14-Dec-1951; Ord. 267, approved 7-Apr-1953; Ord. 277, approved 3-Aug-1954; & Ord. 296, approved 16-Aug-1956" Feb 4, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Blairsville Borough 17500451 210 222
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Blairsville 5837598 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Blairsville 36433029 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Burrell Township-Blairsville Borough Proposed 1868 School District Annexation unknown 1868
View General Law Blairsville Borough Proposed 1872 Partial General Law no* 1872
View Annexation Burrell Township-Blairsville Borough Proposed 1889 Annexation no 1889