Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 18, 1905 Mar 22, 1905 0

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 4200384144 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4284144 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 864 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214838 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1191126 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1183962 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 023633 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Ross, Township of (Allegheny) Reduction Mar 22, 1905

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Mar 22, 1905

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 Ross Township 1809 Creation yes+ Nov 1809
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County 2000 Home Rule yes Jan 1, 2000

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. West View Borough 17500449 854 867
View Cns. Mp. 1950 West View 34427602 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule West View Borough Proposed 1972 Home Rule no 1972–1974
View Home Rule (County) Allegheny County Proposed 1977 Home Rule no 1977–1978