Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Port Vue, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 20, 1892 Oct 3, 1892 2

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 4200362320 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4262320 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 848 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214820 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1193155 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1180447 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 022703 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Lincoln, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Oct 3, 1892
View Reduction Glassport, Borough of Creation Jun 17, 1902
View Reduction Liberty, Borough of (Allegheny) Creation Sep 7, 1912

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Oct 3, 1892

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 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 Forward Township-Lincoln Township 1869 Creation yes* Mar 29, 1869
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Relevant items in code) Nov 23, 2012

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Port Vue Borough 17500449 1021 1023
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Port Vue 34427582 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Glassport Borough Proposed 1896 Creation no 1896–1897
View Dissolution Port Vue Borough-McKeesport City Proposed 1913 Merger no 1913
View Dissolution Port Vue Borough-McKeesport City Proposed 1928 Merger no 1928
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule Port Vue Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978