Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
O'Hara, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 1) yes

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jun 8, 1875 14

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200356384 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 931 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1217316 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1186189 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 022434 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Indiana, Township of Reduction Jun 8, 1875
View Reduction Aspinwall, Borough of Creation Dec 31, 1892
View Reduction Sharpsburg, Borough of Expansion May 3, 1893
View Reduction Aspinwall, Borough of Expansion Sep 25, 1905
View Reduction Pittsburgh, City of Expansion Oct 29, 1908
View Reduction Blawnox, Borough of Creation Apr 22, 1925
View Reduction Aspinwall, Borough of Expansion Jun 22, 1929
View Reduction Fox Chapel, Borough of Creation Oct 2, 1934
View Reduction Fox Chapel, Borough of Expansion Mar 26, 1945
View Reduction Sharpsburg, Borough of Expansion Mar 6, 1946
View Reduction Blawnox, Borough of Expansion Feb 19, 1947
View Reduction Fox Chapel, Borough of Expansion Jul 10, 1947
View Reduction Fox Chapel, Borough of Expansion Dec 10, 1947
View Reduction Fox Chapel, Borough of Expansion Feb 10, 1948
View Reduction Sharpsburg, Borough of Expansion Nov 9, 1948

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Jun 8, 1875
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 2, 1922
View Township, 1st Class (Home Rule Charter) Jan 5, 1976

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 New Township Indiana Township 1805 Creation yes+ Dec 26, 1805
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Charter Commission Final Report: [Recommending the adoption of a home rule charter for the "Township of O'Hara"] Aug 31, 1973 Jan 5, 1976

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Dissolution Allegheny City-Etna Borough-Millvale Borough-O’Hara Township-Reserve Township-Shaler Township-Sharpsburg Borough Proposed 1874 Merger no* 1874
View New Township Indiana Township-O'Hara Township-Shaler Township Proposed 1882 New Township no* 1882–1883
View Annexation O'Hara Township-Sharpsburg Borough Proposed 1890 Annexation no 1890–1891
View New Borough Blawnox Borough Proposed 1921 Creation no 1921–1922
View New Borough Blawnox Borough Proposed 1924 Creation no 1924
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978