Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 8, 1867 Jun 8, 1867 1



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200307992 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4207992 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 808 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214773 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1170119 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1132991 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020393 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Wilkins, Township of Reduction Jun 8, 1867
View Expansion Braddock, Township of (defunct) Reduction Jun 2, 1894

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 8, 1867
View Borough (Home Rule Charter) Jan 4, 2021

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 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 Wilkins Township 1821 Creation yes* Nov 10, 1821
View New Township Braddock Township 1885 Creation yes Mar 9, 1885
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 Dec 19, 1893
View Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of a home rule charter for the "Borough of Braddock"] Aug 26, 2019 Jan 4, 2021

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Elections) Nov 6, 2019

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Braddock Borough 17500449 1496 1501
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Braddock 32199643 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Braddock Borough 1893 Ordinance no 1893–1894
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