Government Detail

Summary

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

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Jan 4, 1904 Jan 18, 1904 1

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 4200384440 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4284440 Lead
View county Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 865 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214839 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1191243 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1185782 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 023663 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation Mifflin, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Jan 18, 1904
View Expansion Mifflin, Township of (Allegheny, defunct) Reduction Dec 4, 1930

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Title 8) Jan 18, 1904

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 Township Wharton Township 1781 Creation yes+ Jan 9, 1781
View New Township Dickinson Township 1784 Creation yes* Sep 28, 1784
View New County Allegheny County 1788 Creation yes Sep 24, 1788
View New Township Allegheny County 1788 Township Division yes Dec 18, 1788
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 88: Admitting and annexing a certain portion of land adjacent thereto, which is now situate in the Township of Mifflin, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Nov 22, 1930 Nov 22, 1930
View Ordinance 98: Admitting and annexing a certain portion of land adjacent thereto, which is now situate in the Township of Mifflin, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Dec 26, 1931 Dec 26, 1931

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Whitaker Borough 17500449 851 853

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View New Borough Whitaker Borough Proposed 1903 Creation no 1903
View Annexation Whitaker Borough Ordinance 98 no* 1931–1932
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