Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
1892 Jan 29, 1892 4

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Elk, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Elk County, Pennsylvania 11 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4204738248 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4238248 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215201 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1198954 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q957610 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 240213 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ridgway, Township of Reduction Jan 29, 1892
View Expansion Ridgway, Township of Reduction 1953
View Expansion Ridgway, Township of Reduction 1953
View Expansion Ridgway, Township of Reduction 1965
View Expansion Ridgway, Township of Reduction Nov 10, 1965

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 29, 1892

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Cambria County-Clearfield County-Jefferson County-McKean County-Potter County-Tioga County 1804 Creation yes+ Mar 26, 1804
View New Township Ceres Township 1804 Creation yes* Aug 1804
View New Township Sergeant Township 1811 Creation yes* Jan 1811
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Elk County 7th to 6th yes Nov 2, 1973

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 444: Providing for the annexation by the Borough of Johnsonburg of adjacent land situate in the Township of Ridgway, a township of the second class May 6, 1953 May 6, 1953
View Ordinance 446: Providing for the annexation by the Borough of Johnsonburg of adjacent land situate in the Township of Ridgway, a township of the second class Aug 4, 1953 Aug 4, 1953
View Ordinance 525: Annexing certain described real estate in Ridgway Township, Elk County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Johnsonburg, said real estate being contiguous to the south boundary line of said borough; and setting forth the purpose for annexing said real estate; and describing the real estate or territory to be annexed and the courses and distances of the boundaries of said territory Jun 23, 1965 Jun 23, 1965
View Ordinance 526: Approving a petition of the Borough of Johnsonburg to the Quarter Sessions Court of Elk County, Pennsylvania, for annexation to the Borough of certain real estate in Ridgway Township, Elk County, now owned by the Borough and contiguous to its southern boundary line Jun 23, 1965 Jun 23, 1965

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Code of Ordinances
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Feb 5, 2013

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Johnsonburg Borough 17500450 1542 1548
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Johnsonburg 5837431 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Johnsonburg 36432980 1 1