Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Nov 11, 1875 7

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Lehigh, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4207746392
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4246392
View county Lehigh County, Pennsylvania 15 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215378 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1180169 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182052 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 390423 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name Millerstown, Borough of (Lehigh, defunct) Old Name Nov 11, 1875
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction 1924
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction 1957
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction 1959
View Expansion Upper Milford, Township of Reduction 1959
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction 1960
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction Dec 12, 1963
View Expansion Lower Macungie, Township of Reduction Nov 28, 1968
View Expansion Upper Milford, Township of Reduction Nov 28, 1968

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 11, 1875

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New County Lehigh County 1812 Creation yes+ Mar 6, 1812
View New Borough Millerstown Borough 1857 Creation yes Nov 13, 1857
View Annexation Millerstown Borough Ordinance 6 yes Apr 29, 1868
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Lehigh County 5th to 4th yes Dec 30, 1930
View County Classification Lehigh County 4th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1972
View Home Rule (County) Lehigh County 1978 Home Rule yes Jan 2, 1978

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 82: [Annexing 40.5 acres to the Borough] Oct 6, 1924 Oct 6, 1924
View Ordinance 170: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and south of said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become upon a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county May 6, 1957 May 1957 p. 4–7
View Ordinance 176: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county May 4, 1959 p. 34–37
View Ordinance 177: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Jun 1, 1959 p. 38–41
View Ordinance 186: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania adjacent to and east of said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexations thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Oct 18, 1960 Oct 18, 1960 p. 57–60
View Ordinance 199: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania adjacent to and north of said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexations thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Oct 7, 1963 Oct 7, 1963 p. 83–86
View Ordinance 212: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Lower Macungie Township and Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said Borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Sep 13, 1965 Sep 13, 1965 p. 103–106
View Ordinance 221: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Macungie a section of Lower Macungie Township and Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to said Borough of Macungie and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said borough if the annexation thereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of said county Jun 6, 1966 Jun 6, 1966 p. 122–124

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Jun 28, 2010

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Macungie Borough 17500451 919 924