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Madison and Chatham shall each be entitled to one vote on all motions, resolutions, appointments and other proceedings taken in or by the Joint Meeting. Such vote for each municipality shall be cast and announced as is directed by the majority of all the members of that municipality present at such Joint Meeting.
In the event of a tie which cannot be resolved in the Joint Meeting, the matter shall be referred to a Board of Arbitration consisting of three members. The governing bodies of Madison and Chatham shall select one member each, and the third member shall be elected by the other two members chosen by the municipalities. Said Board of Arbitration shall consider and arbitrate the matter in dispute, and the decision of the majority of said Board shall be binding upon Madison and Chatham and the Joint Meeting. The cost of such arbitration shall be borne equally by Madison and Chatham.