Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 20, 1927 Jul 1, 1927 0



Name Relationship Status
Berks, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Berks County, Pennsylvania 60 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201145752 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4245752 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214921 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1180136 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1187236 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 061053 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Maxatawny, Township of Reduction Jul 1, 1927

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jul 1, 1927

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Maxatawny Township 1742 Creation yes+ Sep 1742
View New County Berks County 1752 Creation yes Mar 11, 1752
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Berks County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1952
View School District Dissolution Kutztown Union School District 1957 Creation yes* 1956–1957

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Lyons Borough 17500449 322 326

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Berks County Proposed 1991 Home Rule no 1991–1993