Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 19, 1829 May 12, 1829 3



Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 23 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200725152 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4225152 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214873 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1174609 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q962270 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 040573 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Brighton, Township of Part May 12, 1829
View Separation Brighton, Township of Reduction Jan 19, 1831
View Expansion Patterson, Township of Reduction 1857
View Reduction Brighton, Township of Expansion 1857
View Expansion Patterson, Township of Reduction 1869
View Reduction Patterson, Township of Expansion 1909

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) May 12, 1829
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 30, 1854

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 County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution Oct 7, 1854
View Ordinance 307: Approving a joint agreement between the municipalities under authority of the Pennsylvania Municipal Consolidation or Merger Act (53 P.S. §731), authorizing a referendum on a question of whether to merge the above municipalities at the primary election to be held on May 21, 2013 Dec 19, 2012 Veto Overridden Jan 2, 2013

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Jan 3, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Fallston Borough 17500449 576 583

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Fallston Borough Proposed 1843 Annexation unknown 1843
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984
View Dissolution Fallston Borough-Patterson Township Proposed 2012 Merger no 2012–2013