Government Detail


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


Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 4, 1960 0



Name Relationship Status
Allegheny, County of Parent current


Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4200369416
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4269416
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 882 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214825 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1187285 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q579735 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 023003 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Reference Sewickley Heights, Borough of Reference May 20, 1959
View New Name Sewickley Heights, Township of (defunct) Old Name Jan 4, 1960
View Ascertainment Franklin Park, Borough of Ascertainment 1969–1971

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 4, 1960

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 Ohio Township 1803 Creation yes+ Sep 1803
View New Township Sewickley Township 1854 Creation yes* Jan 28, 1854
View New Township Sewickley Heights Township 1903 Creation yes Dec 12, 1903
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 Ordinance 102 Oct 8, 1969

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
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