Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 6, 1895 Apr 9, 1895 0

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200321712 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4221712 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 822 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214790 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1173856 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130285 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 020993 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Braddock, Township of (defunct) Reduction Apr 9, 1895
View Creation Wilkins, Township of Reduction Apr 9, 1895

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Apr 9, 1895

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 1896
View Ordinance 48: Admitting or annexing to the to the Borough of East Pittsburg a certain section adjacent thereto, being a part of Braddock Township Oct 17, 1896 Oct 17, 1896 p. 82–86

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Nov 23, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. East Pittsburgh Borough 17500449 1339 1353
View Cns. Mp. 1950 East Pittsburgh 34427537 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation East Pittsburgh Borough 1896 Ordinance no* 1896
View Annexation East Pittsburgh Borough Ordinance 48 no* 1896
View New Name East Pittsburgh Borough-Westinghouse Borough Proposed 1915 New Name no 1915
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