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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 03-747


Reestablishment of the Magisterial Districts Within the 5th Judicial District; No. 192 Magisterial Doc. No. 1

[33 Pa.B. 2049]

Amended Order

Per Curiam:

   And Now, this 8th day of April, 2003, upon consideration of the Petition to Reestablish the Magisterial Districts of the 5th Judicial District (Allegheny County) of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, it is hereby Ordered and Decreed that the Petition, which provides for the realignment of Magisterial Districts 05-2-21, 05-2-22, 05-2-25, 05-2-43, and 05-3-12 within Allegheny County, to be effective January 6, 2003, Magisterial Districts 05-2-08, 05-2-09, 05-2-11, 05-2-14, 05-2-27, 05-2-31, 05-2-35, 5-3-05 and 05-3-09 to be effective January 5, 2004, Magisterial Districts 05-2-06, 05-2-03, 05-3-03, 05-3-14 to be effective January 2, 2006, and Magisterial District 05-2-20 to be effective January 7, 2008 is granted. It is further Ordered and Decreed that the Petition, which provides for the elimination of Magisterial District 05-3-11 effective January 6, 2003, the elimination of Magisterial Districts 05-2-29, 05-2-37, and 05-3-07 effective January 5, 2004, the elimination of Magisterial Districts 05-4-01, 05-4-02, and 05-3-15 to be effective January 2, 2006, and which provides for the elimination of Magisterial District 05-3-16, to be effective January 7, 2008 is granted; and that the Petition, which provides for the addition of Magisterial District 05-2-47 within Allegheny County, to be effective, January 5, 2004, is granted. It is Further Ordered that the Petition, which also provides for the reestablishment of Magisterial Districts 05-2-01, 05-2-02, 05-2-04, 05-2-05, 05-2-07, 05-2-10, 05-2-12, 05-2-13, 05-2-15, 05-2-16, 05-2-17, 05-2-18, 05-2-19, 05-2-23, 05-2-26, 05-2-28, 05-2-32, 05-2-36, 05-2-38, 05-2-40, 05-2-42, 05-2-46, 05-3-02, 05-3-04, 05-3-06, 05-3-10, 05-3-13, and 05-3-17 within Allegheny County, as they currently exist, to be effective immediately, is granted. The newly created vacancy in Magisterial District 05-2-47 shall be filled in the municipal election of 2003.

   Said Magisterial Districts shall be as follows:

Magisterial District 05-2-01 Ben Avon Borough
District Justice Donald H.    Presutti Ben Avon Heights    Borough
Emsworth Borough
Kilbuck Township
Bellevue Borough
Ohio Township
Avalon Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-02 Ross Township
District Justice Mark B.    Devlin West View Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-03 Etna Borough
District Justice Robert P. Millvale Borough
   Dzvonick Reserve Township
Shaler Township
Magisterial District 05-2-04 Aspinwall Borough
District Justice Elissa Lang Blawnox Borough
Indiana Township
Sharpsburg Borough
Fox Chapel Borough
O'Hara Township
Magisterial District 05-2-05 Brackenridge Borough
District Justice Carolyn S. Harrison Township
   Bengel Fawn Township
Tarentum Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-06 Penn Hills Township
District Justice Leonard J.    Hromyak Verona Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-07 Monroeville Borough
District Justice Walter W.    Luniewski Pitcairn Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-08 Churchill Borough
District Justice Susan Forest Hills Borough
   Evashavik Wilkins Township
Edgewood Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-09 Braddock Hills Borough
District Justice Ross C. Braddock Borough
   Cioppa Swissvale Borough
Rankin Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-10 Wilkinsburg Borough
District Justice Alberta    Thompson
Magisterial District 05-2-11 East McKeesport Borough
District Justice Robert Barner Wall Borough
North Versailles    Township
Wilmerding Borough
Trafford Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-12 Bradford Woods Borough
District Justice William K. Franklin Park Borough
   Wagner Marshall Township
McCandless Township
Magisterial District 05-2-13 City of McKeesport
District Justice Thomas S.
Magisterial District 05-2-14 Dravosburg Borough
District Justice Richard D West Mifflin Borough
   Olasz, Jr. Whitaker Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-15 Homestead Borough
District Justice Thomas Munhall Borough
   Torkowsky West Homestead Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-16 Jefferson Hills Borough
District Justice Mary Grace Pleasant Hills Borough
   Boyle South Park Township
Magisterial District 05-2-17 Baldwin Township
District Justice David J. Castle Shannon Borough
   Barton Whitehall Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-18 Baldwin Borough
District Justice John N. Bova Brentwood Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-19 Mt. Lebanon Township
District Justice Vacant Dormont Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-20 Bethel Park Borough
District Justice Robert C.    Wyda Upper St. Clair Township
Magisterial District 05-2-21 Bridgeville Borough
District Justice Elaine M. Collier Township
   McGraw South Fayette Township
Magisterial District 05-2-22: Greentree Borough
District Justice Gary M. Zyra Heidelberg Borough
Scott Township
Magisterial District 05-2-23 Carnegie Borough
District Justice Dennis R. Crafton Borough
   Joyce Ingram Borough
Rosslyn Farms Borough
Thornburg Borough
Pennsbury Village    Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-25 Coraopolis Borough
District Justice Shirley Rowe Crescent Township
   Trkula Moon Township
Magisterial District 05-2-26 Elizabeth Borough
District Justice Ernest L. Elizabeth Township
   Marraccini Forward Township
West Elizabeth Borough
Magisterial District 05-2-27 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Eileen Conroy    4, 16 and 17
Magisterial District 05-2-28 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Oscar J.    1, 2, 3 and 5
   Petite, Jr.
Magisterial District 05-2-31 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Ron Costa, Sr.    8, 10 and 11
Magisterial District 05-2-32 Plum Borough
District Justice Linda I. Zucco
Magisterial District 05-2-35 City of Pittsburgh Ward 7
District Justice Nathan N.    and 14
Magisterial District 05-2-36 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice James J.    15 and 31
   Hanely, Jr.
Magisterial District 05-2-38 City of Pittsburgh Ward
District Justice Charles A.    19
Magisterial District 05-2-40 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Cathleen    21, 22, 23, 24 & 25
   Cawood Bubash
Magisterial District 05-2-42 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Robert P.    26 and 27
   Ravenstahl, Jr.
Magisterial District 05-2-43 Neville Township
District Justice Carla City of Pittsburgh Ward
   Swearingen    28
Robinson Township
Magisterial District 05-2-46 Pine Township
District Justice Regis C. Hampton Township
   Welsh, Jr. Richland Township
Magisterial District 05-2-47 Chalfant Borough
District Justice To Be East Pittsburgh Borough
   Determined North Braddock Borough
Turtle Creek Borough
City of Duquesne
Magisterial District 05-3-02 Aleppo Township
District Justice James E. Bell Acres Borough
   Russo Edgeworth Borough
Glenfield Borough
Haysville Borough
Leet Township
Leetsdale Borough
Osborne Borough
Sewickley Borough
Sewickley Heights    Borough
Sewickley Hills Borough
Magisterial District 05-3-03: Cheswick Borough
District Justice David Harmar Township
   Sosovicka Oakmont Borough
Springdale Borough
Springdale Township
Magisterial District 05-3-04 East Deer Township
District Justice Suzanne Frazer Township
   Blaschak West Deer Township
Magisterial District 05-3-05 Lincoln Borough
District Justice Thomas G. South Versailles Township
   Miller, Jr. Versailles Borough
White Oak Borough
Magisterial District 05-3-06 McKees Rocks Borough
District Justice Mary Ann Stowe Township
   Cercone Kennedy Township
Magisterial District 05-3-09 City of Clairton
District Justice Armand Glassport Borough
   Martin Liberty Borough
Port Vue Borough
Magisterial District 05-3-10 City of Pittsburgh Wards
   District Justice Gene
   6 and 9
Magisterial District 05-3-12 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Kevin E.    12 and 13
Magisterial District 05-3-13 City of Pittsburgh Ward
District Justice Daniel R.    20
Magisterial District 05-3-14 City of Pittsburgh Wards
District Justice Richard King    18, 29, 30 and 32
Mt. Oliver Borough
Magisterial District 05-3-17 Findlay Township
District Justice Anthony W.    Saveikis McDonald Borough    (Allegheny County    portion)
North Fayette Township
Oakdale Borough

   The portion of the Petition for Realignment filed by the President Judge of the Fifth Judicial District dated November 15, 2002 relating to the proposed Central Court and the evaluation of the current Pittsburgh Magistrates Court to gauge the feasibility of transitioning the Pittsburgh Magistrates Court into the statewide district justice system is hereby granted.

   To maintain the effective administration of justice in the Pittsburgh Magistrates Court during the evaluation period, (1) Pittsburgh City Magistrates will continue to serve until the expiration of their current commissions; (2) all judicial appointments and reappointments to vacancies on the Pittsburgh Magistrates Court occurring on or after December 31st 2002 are hereby suspended effectively immediately; and, (3) the President Judge of the Fifth Judicial District of Pennsylvania will assign district justices to sit on the Pittsburgh Magistrates Court as necessary to maintain the ongoing operations of the Pittsburgh Magistrates Court during the evaluation period.

   The suspension of appointments to the Pittsburgh Magistrates Court will continue until further order of this Court.

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 03-747. Filed for public inspection April 25, 2003, 9:00 a.m.]

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