Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 2, 1821 10

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 21 Lead
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 22 Lead
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 23 Lead
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 24 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200540040
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4240040
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214852 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1214737 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1186994 View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 030573 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Kittanning, Township of Part Apr 2, 1821
View Separation Kittanning, Township of Reduction Mar 17, 1836
View Expansion Kittanning, Township of Reduction May 8, 1844
View Expansion Pine, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction Apr 16, 1845
View Expansion Kittanning, Township of Reduction Mar 20, 1849
View Expansion Manor, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction Apr 2, 1850
View Reduction Pine, Township of (Armstrong) Expansion Apr 27, 1852
View Expansion Manor, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction Mar 31, 1860
View Expansion Valley, Township of (Armstrong) Reduction 1881–1882
View Expansion Rayburn, Township of Reduction 1900–1901
View Expansion Wickboro, Borough of (defunct) Consolidation Jan 8, 1914
View Expansion Rayburn, Township of Reduction 1968

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Apr 2, 1821
View Borough (Title 8) Sep 5, 1877

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 Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View Charter Amendment Kittanning Borough 1857 Charter Amendment yes Jul 18, 1857
View School District Annexation Manor Township-Kittanning Borough 1882 School District Annexation yes* 1882
View New Borough Wickboro Borough 1900 Creation yes Sep 19, 1900
View School District Reversion Manor Township-Kittanning Borough 1901 School District Reversion yes* 1896–1901
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution 1877
View Ordinance Nov 7, 1900
View Ordinance Nov 5, 1913
View Ordinance 85, 1968: Annexing to the Borough of Kittanning a certain tract of land situate in Rayburn Township, Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, containing 52.43 acres, more or less, and being contiguous to said borough Sep 9, 1968

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Oct 3, 2015

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Kittanning Borough 17500449 725 735
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Kittanning 34427614 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View School District Annexation Rayburn Township-Kittanning Borough Proposed 1895 School District Annexation no 1895
View School District Annexation Rayburn Township-Kittanning Borough Proposed 1894 School District Annexation no 1894–1896
View School District Annexation East Franklin Township-Kittanning Borough Proposed 1898 School District Annexation no 1898
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997