Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Penn, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) municipality or lower Township no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Feb 10, 1851 6 Jan 6, 1958

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent most recent

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200359032
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215823 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q1183864 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View New Name McNair, Township of (defunct) Old Name Feb 10, 1851
View Reduction Verona, Borough of Creation May 10, 1871
View Reduction Pittsburgh, City of Expansion Jun 28, 1920
View Reduction Verona, Borough of Expansion Apr 5, 1923
View Reduction Wilkinsburg, Borough of Expansion Sep 16, 1925
View Reduction Pittsburgh, City of Expansion Jan 22, 1930
View Reduction Pittsburgh, City of Expansion Jan 5, 1931
View Old Name Penn Hills, Township of (defunct) New Name Jan 6, 1958

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Township Feb 10, 1851
View Township, 2nd Class Apr 28, 1899
View Township, 1st Class Jan 1, 1912

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Township Penn Township Proposed 1889 Division no 1889
View Annexation Pittsburgh City Ordinance 90 and 416 no* 1927
View Annexation Pittsburgh City Ordinance 77 no 1928
View Annexation Pittsburgh City Ordinance 854 no 1927–1928
View Annexation Pittsburgh City Ordinance 29 no 1931
View Annexation Pittsburgh City Ordinance 30 no 1931