Government Detail


Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Parks, Township of municipality or lower Township (Class: 2) no


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Dec 26, 1878 0



Name Relationship Status
Armstrong, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Armstrong County, Pennsylvania 35 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200558160 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215853 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1773125 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 030875 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Allegheny, Township of (Armstrong, defunct) Division Dec 26, 1878

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Dec 26, 1878
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Tribal Land Cession Pennsylvania 1768 Tribal Land Cession yes+ 1768
View New Township Bedford County 1771 Township Division yes+ Apr 16, 1771
View New Township Westmoreland County 1773 Township Division yes* Apr 6, 1773
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Parks Township 17500449 688 688
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Parks 5836746 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Armstrong County Proposed 1996 Home Rule no 1996–1997