Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
May 15, 1916 May 24, 1916 2

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bucks, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bucks County, Pennsylvania 38 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201764856 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4264856 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214978 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1185056 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q590595 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 091143 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Durham, Township of Reduction May 24, 1916
View Expansion Durham, Township of Reduction Nov 7, 1961
View Expansion Durham, Township of Reduction 1968–1974

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) May 24, 1916

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
View School District Annexation Riegelsville Independent School District 2013 Creation yes Jul 1, 2013

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance 74: Approving the petition for annexing to the Borough of Riegelsville, a section of Durham Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to and west of said Borough of Riegelsville, and providing that said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of said borough if the annexation hereof shall be approved by the Court of Quarter Sessions of Bucks County Jun 14, 1961 Jun 14, 1961
View Ordinance 105: Approving the petition for annexation to the Borough of Riegelsville of a section of Durham Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, adjacent to the Borough of Riegelsville and hereinafter fully described, and providing that the said territory shall be annexed to and become a part of the said borough Dec 30, 1968

Research Log

Detail Type/Notes Log Date Coverage
Open Records Request (Ordinances) Oct 19, 2011

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Riegelsville Borough 17500450 45 46

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Riegelsville Borough Proposed 1896 Creation no* 1896
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