Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Apr 26, 1837 Apr 7, 1837 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bucks County, Pennsylvania 27 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201753712 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4253712 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214972 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1182332 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1182069 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 090813 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Solebury, Township of Part Apr 7, 1837
View Expansion Solebury, Township of Reduction Apr 16, 1838
View Separation Solebury, Township of Reduction Apr 16, 1838
View Expansion Solebury, Township of Reduction 1910
View Reduction? Solebury, Township of Expansion? 1953–1969

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Apr 7, 1837
View Borough (Title 8) Nov 4, 1858

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bucks County 6th to 5th yes Jan 1, 1941
View County Classification Bucks County 5th to 3rd yes Jan 1, 1962
View County Classification Bucks County 3rd to 2nd A yes Jan 1, 1992

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance: Annexing certain lots and outlets of land in the Township of Solebury, in the County of Bucks, and State of Pennsylvania, to the Borough of New Hope, in said County, and attaching them to said Borough Nov 9, 1910

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Jul 25, 2010

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. New Hope Borough 17500449 6 8

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no* 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no* 1977–1978
View Home Rule (County) Bucks County Proposed 1985 Home Rule no 1985–1986