Borough of Downingtown, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Downingtown 6-10-1987 by Ord. No. 87-11. Amendments noted were applicable.]

§ 86-1 Intention.

The Borough Council for the Borough of Downingtown intends to create a Water Authority for the Borough of Downingtown.

§ 86-2 Name of authority established.

The Authority shall be referred to and designated as the Downingtown Municipal Water Authority.

§ 86-3 Statutory authority.

The Authority shall be formed and established pursuant to the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, Act of May 2, 1945, P.L. 382, 53 P.S. § 301 et seq.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See now 53 Pa.C.S.A. § 5601 et seq.

§ 86-4 Creation and incorporation; office.

Said Authority shall be the creation of and incorporated by the Borough of Downingtown, with Borough offices located at 4 West Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania 19335.

§ 86-5 Membership.

Said Authority shall be comprised of five members. The names, addresses and terms of office of the five members of said Authority shall be as follows.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: The names and addresses of the original members and their terms of office have been deleted as being obsolete. This information is on file in the Borough offices.

§ 86-6 Rights; powers and authority.

Said Authority shall have the full rights, powers, authorities and responsibilities as set forth in the Pennsylvania Municipalities Authorities Act of 1945, including but not limited to those purposes and powers set forth in 53 P.S. §§ 306, 307, 307.1, 309 and 311 of said Act.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See now 53 Pa.C.S.A. § 5601 et seq.

§ 86-7 Provisions, agreements and conditions.

[Amended 3-11-1992 by Ord. No. 92-3]
Said Authority shall be considered a full and operating authority, except for such provisions, agreements and conditions as agreed to by the Borough of Downingtown, by and through the Borough Council, and the Downingtown Municipal Water Authority, as set forth in the agreement dated August 30, 1989, as amended December 11, 1991, and as may be amended from time to time.

§ 86-8 (Reserved) [1]

[1]
Editor's Note: Former § 86-8, Availability of funds for purchase of insurance, was repealed 3-11-1992 by Ord. No. 92-3.