Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Bradford Woods, Borough of municipality or lower Borough yes


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 3, 1915 May 3, 1915 1



Name Relationship Status
Bradfordwoods, Borough of (alternate) Variant variant
Allegheny, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200308064 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4208064 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 809 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214775 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1170131 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1132773 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020453 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Marshall, Township of Reduction May 3, 1915
View Reduction Marshall, Township of Expansion May 31, 1934

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) May 3, 1915
View Borough (Home Rule Charter) Jan 6, 1975

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 Franklin Township 1823 Creation yes* Aug 1823
View New Township Marshall Township 1863 Creation yes* Jun 3, 1863
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 237 Jul 3, 1972
View Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of a home rule charter for the municipal corporation then known as "The Borough of Bradfordwoods," which was to continue to be a municipal corporation under the same name] Mar 14, 1974 Jan 6, 1975

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Bradford Woods Borough 17500449 1479 1480

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
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