Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
York, Borough of (defunct) municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Sep 24, 1787 Sep 24, 1787 4 Jan 11, 1887

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
York, County of Parent most recent

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4213387048
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4287048
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1215771 Historic View
View other Wikidata Q821105 Historic View

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation York, Town of (defunct) Dissolution Sep 24, 1787
View Creation York, Township of Reduction Sep 24, 1787
View Expansion Spring Garden, Township of Reduction May 7, 1883
View Expansion Spring Garden, Township of Reduction Apr 21, 1884
View Expansion West Manchester, Township of Reduction Apr 21, 1884
View Expansion Spring Garden, Township of Reduction Jan 17, 1885
View Expansion Spring Garden, Township of Reduction Mar 9, 1886
View Old Name York, City of New Name Jan 11, 1887

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Sep 24, 1787
View Borough (Title 8) Aug 29, 1882

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View General Law York Borough 1854 Partial General Law yes Apr 20, 1854
View General Law York Borough 1855 Partial General Law yes Apr 27, 1855

Government Action

Detail Action Date Approved Effective Location
View Ordinance Feb 6, 1879

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation York Borough 1879 Ordinance no* 1879–1880
View New City York City Proposed 1882 Creation no 1882
View Annexation Spring Garden Township-York Borough Proposed 1883 Annexation no 1883
View Annexation West Manchester Township-York Borough Proposed 1883 Annexation no 1883