Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 7, 1895 Mar 23, 1895 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Butler, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Butler County, Pennsylvania 450 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201947672 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4247672 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214997 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1180437 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1185928 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 101053 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Adams, Township of (Butler) Reduction Mar 23, 1895
View Expansion Adams, Township of (Butler) Reduction 1902
View Expansion Adams, Township of (Butler) Reduction Aug 9, 1952
View Expansion Adams, Township of (Butler) Reduction 1970–1972

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Mar 23, 1895

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 Butler County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1952
View County Classification Butler County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1992

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 26: Admitting plot of land known as the Crow Extension to the Borough of Mars Jan 18, 1902
View Ordinance 157: Annexing adjacent lands situate in Adams Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Mars and providing that a certified copy of this Ordinance with the description and the plot showing the boundaries of the Borough before and after such annexation be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County and notice thereof filed in the Office of the County Board of Elections Jul 7, 1952 Jul 10, 1952
View Ordinance 168: Annexing adjacent land situate in Adams Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Mars, and providing that a certified copy of this Ordinance with the description and plot showing the boundaries of the Borough before and after such annexation be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County and notice thereof filed in the office of the County Board of Election of Butler County, and authorizing the Borough officers to make all necessary adjustments between the Borough and Adams Township as required by law Aug 3, 1953 Aug 3, 1953
View Ordinance 253: Annexing adjacent land situate in Adams Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, to the Borough of Mars, and providing that a certified copy of said ordinance and annexation petition, together with a plot be filed in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Butler County, Pennsylvania Apr 20, 1970 Apr 20, 1970

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Mars Borough 17500450 133 133

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Mars Borough Ordinance 168 unknown 1953