City of Pottsville, PA
Schuylkill County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Pottsville 5-21-1966 by Ord. No. 72-66 as Art. 103 of the 1966 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 70-1 Numbering and establishment.

The several wards of the city shall be numbered, and the numbers and territorial boundaries shall be known and established as follows:
A. 
First Ward: Beginning at a point in the center of Centre Street and at the intersection of Norwegian Street; thence northwardly along the center line of Centre Street to a point opposite the southwardly side of property No. 500 North Centre Street; thence in an eastwardly direction to a point in the center of Pottsville Water Company Reservoir and where it intersects the eastern line of the city; thence southwardly along the city line to the center of East Norwegian Street; thence westwardly along the center line of East Norwegian Street to the place of beginning.
B. 
Second Ward: Beginning at a point in the center of Centre Street and at the intersection of Norwegian Street; thence eastwardly along the center line of Norwegian Street to a point where it intersects the east line of the city; thence along such city line the several courses and distances to a point where such city line intersects the center of South Centre Street; thence northwardly along the center line of Centre Street to the place of beginning.
C. 
Third Ward: Beginning at a point in the center line of Centre Street and the intersection of Norwegian Street; thence southwardly along the center line of Centre Street to a point that would intersect the south line of the city; thence westwardly along such city line to a point in North Manheim Township; thence northwardly along the line between North Manheim Township and Norwegian Township; thence westwardly along the line between the city and Norwegian Township to a point that would intersect with the east line of the former Yorkville Borough; thence northwardly along the same to the center line of Norwegian Street; thence eastwardly along the center line of Norwegian Street to the place of beginning.
D. 
Fourth Ward: Beginning at the intersection of the center line of Second Street and the center line of Norwegian Street; thence westwardly along the center line of Norwegian Street to a point of intersection of the line of Norwegian Street and the eastern line of the former Borough of Yorkville; thence along the eastwardly line of the former Borough of Yorkville to a point where the center line of Race Street extended westwardly from Twelfth Street would intersect the eastern line of the former Borough of Yorkville; thence eastwardly along such line to the intersection of Race and Second Streets; thence southwardly along the center line of Second Street to the place of beginning.
E. 
Fifth Ward: Beginning at the intersection of the center of Second Street and the center of Norwegian Street; thence northwardly along the center line of Second Street to the center of Race Street; thence westwardly along the center line of Race Street to the intersection of the eastern line of the former Borough of Yorkville by extending the center line of Race Street westwardly from Twelfth Street; thence northwardly along the eastern line of the former Borough of Yorkville and the city line to a point where the line of Norway Alley extended westwardly to intersect with the western line of city; thence eastwardly along the center line of Norway Alley extended and Norway Alley to a point in the center of Norway Alley and Second Street; thence southwardly along the center line of Second Street to the intersection of Harrison Street; thence eastwardly along the center line of Harrison Street to the center of Centre Street; thence southwardly along the center line of Centre Street to the intersection of Norwegian Street; thence westwardly along the center of Norwegian Street to the place of beginning.
F. 
Sixth Ward: Beginning at the intersection of North Centre Street and Harrison Street; thence westwardly along the center of Harrison Street to the center of Second Street; thence northwardly along the same to the center of Norway Alley; thence westwardly along the center of Norway Alley and the line extended westwardly to intersect the western line of the city; thence along the city line the several courses and distances to the center of the Pottsville Water Company Reservoir; thence eastwardly along the same to the place of beginning.
G. 
Seventh Ward: To include all of the several courses and distances contained in the former Borough of Yorkville.