Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 16, 1838 May 8, 1838 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Beaver, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 39 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 40 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 41 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 42 Lead
View cadastral Beaver County, Pennsylvania 43 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200753288 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4253288 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214885 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1182292 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1185640 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 041113 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation New Sewickley, Township of Reduction May 8, 1838
View Expansion Daugherty, Township of Reduction 1914–1915
View Expansion Daugherty, Township of Reduction 1915–1916

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) May 8, 1838
View Borough (Title 8) Jun 7, 1855

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 Charter Amendment New Brighton Borough 1855 Charter Amendment yes Dec 27, 1855
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Beaver County 6th to 5th yes Mar 14, 1921
View County Classification Beaver County 5th to 4th yes Jan 1, 1941

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Resolution Jan 23, 1855
View Resolution Sep 14, 1855
View Ordinance 432: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of New Brighton of a certain piece of land lying adjacent to said Borough at its southern boundary line, and now being in the Township of Rochester, County of Beaver, State of Pennsylvania and authorizing and directing the President and Secretary of the Town Council and the Burgess of the Borough of New Brighton on behalf of the said Borough to file in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Beaver County a plan or plot showing the boundary both of the original Borough and of the section admitted, together with a certified copy of this ordinance, and a description of the boundaries both of the original Borough and of the Borough as extended, giving the courses and distances in words at length. Dec 3, 1914 Dec 3, 1914 p. 572–573
View Ordinance 438: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of New Brighton of a certain piece of land lying adjacent to said Borough at its northern boundary, and now being in the Township of Daugherty, County of Beaver, State of Pennsylvania, and authorizing and directing the President and Secretary of the Town Council and the Burgess of The Borough of New Brighton on behalf of said Borough to file in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Beaver County a plan or plot showing the boundary both of the original Borough and of the section admitted, together with a certified copy of this ordinance and a description of the boundaries both of the original Borough and of the Borough as extended, giving the courses and distances in words at length Apr 1, 1915 Apr 7, 1915
View Ordinance 442: Providing for the annexation to the Borough of New Brighton of a certain piece of land lying adjacent to said Borough at its northern boundary, and now being in the Township of Daugherty, County of Beaver, State of Pennsylvania, and authorizing and directing the President and Secretary of the Town Council and the Burgess of The Borough of New Brighton on behalf of said Borough to file in the Court of Quarter Sessions of Beaver County a plan or plot showing the boundary both of the original Borough and of the Borough after the section is admitted, together with a certified copy of the ordinance and a description of the boundaries both of the original Borough and of the Borough as extended, giving the courses and distances in words at length Dec 31, 1915 Dec 31, 1915

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Feb 5, 2013
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. New Brighton Borough 17500449 495 507
View Cns. Mp. 1940 New Brighton 5836785 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 New Brighton 34427630 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Beaver County Proposed 1984 Home Rule no 1984