Borough of Chester Heights, PA
Delaware County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Chester Heights 11-6-1995 by Ord. No. 141. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 17-1 Statutory authority.

The Borough is empowered to enter into an intergovernmental cooperation agreement, pursuant to 1972 P.L. 762, No. 180, 53 P.S. § 481 et seq.,[1] with other municipalities and the Rachel Kohl Community Library to establish and provide free public library service to the residents and taxpayers of the Borough of Chester Heights and on behalf of the Borough government.
[1]
Editor's Note: 53 P.S. §§ 481 through 490 were repealed 12-19-1996 by P.L. 1158, No. 177. See Now 53 Pa.C.S.A. § 2301 et seq.

§ 17-2 Designation of agent.

The Borough hereby authorizes and designates the Rachel Kohl Community Library to act as the agent of the Borough government to provide said public library services to the residents and taxpayers.

§ 17-3 Maintenance.

The Borough is hereby authorized to assist in the maintenance of the Rachel Kohl Community Library in accordance with the provisions of § 303 of the Library Code, the Act of June 14, 1961, P.L. 324.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. § 4303.

§ 17-4 Appointment of Board of Directors; terms.

In accordance with § 411 of the Library Code,[1] the Borough shall appoint one or two persons to serve as its representative (representatives) on the Board of Directors of the Rachel Kohl Community Library. Such representatives shall serve for terms of three years.
[1]
Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. § 4411.

§ 17-5 Bond; annual report.

In accordance with § 412 of the Library Code,[1] the Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Rachel Kohl Community Library shall give bond to the Borough of Chester Heights with satisfactory surety in such amount as the Board of Directors may determine and annually present to the Borough of Chester Heights on or before October 1 of each year a budget for the following year, and such reports as are required by § 413 and § 414 of the Library Code,[2] and the library shall provide free library service to the residents and taxpayers as provided in § 415 of the Library Code.[3]
[1]
Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. § 4412.
[2]
Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. §§  4413 and 4414, respectively.
[3]
Editor's Note: See 24 P.S. § 4415.