Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Clairton, City of (defunct) municipality or lower City no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 25, 1903 Jan 2, 1922 3 Jan 1, 1990

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent most recent

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200313704
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4213704
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214783 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1133095 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Clairton, Borough of (defunct) Consolidation Jan 2, 1922
View Creation North Clairton, Borough of (defunct) Consolidation Jan 2, 1922
View Creation Wilson, Borough of (Allegheny, defunct) Consolidation Jan 2, 1922
View Expansion? Jefferson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction? 1925
View Expansion Jefferson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Jan 5, 1925
View Expansion Jefferson, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Nov 27, 1935
View Old Name Clairton, Municipality of New Name Jan 1, 1990

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View City, 3rd Class (Title 11) Jan 2, 1922

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Annexing certain lands in Jefferson Twp. to City of Clairton Oct 15, 1935
View Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of a home rule charter for the Municipality of Clairton] Feb 3, 1988 Jan 1, 1990

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Clairton City 17500449 1415 1430
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Clairton 32199653 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Jefferson Township-Clairton City Proposed 1946 Annexation no 1946
View Council-Manager Form Clairton City Proposed 1971 Optional Charter no 1971–1972
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
View New Borough Wilson Borough Proposed 1985 Creation no 1985