[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Buena Vista 10-13-1998 by Ord. No. 18-1998 (Ch. 15 of the 1993 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to the Municipal and County Utilities Authority Law, N.J.S.A. 40:14B-1 et seq., there is hereby created a public body corporate and politic as an agency and instrumentality of the Township of Buena Vista, in the County of Atlantic and State of New Jersey, under the name and style of the Buena Vista Township Municipal Utilities Authority.
The Buena Vista Township Municipal Utilities Authority hereby created is a utilities authority as contemplated and provided for by said Municipal and County Utilities Authority Law and shall have and exercise all of the powers and perform all of the duties provided for by said Municipal and County Utilities Authority Law and other statutes heretofore enacted thereto.
The Buena Vista Township Municipal Utilities Authority shall consist of five members and two alternates, who shall be designated as "Alternate No. 1" and "Alternate No. 2," respectively, which members and alternate members shall be appointed by resolution of the Township Committee of the Township of Buena Vista in the manner provided by law. Each member and alternate shall serve for a period of five years. Each member of said Buena Vista Township Municipal Utilities Authority shall serve without salary but shall be reimbursed for any reasonable and necessary expenses incurred as a member.
In the event of a vacancy in the membership of the Municipal Utilities Authority occurring during an unexpired term of office, a person shall be appointed as a member of the Municipal Utilities Authority to serve for such unexpired term.
After adoption, a copy of this chapter, duly certified by the Township Clerk of said Buena Vista Township, shall be filed forthwith by said Township Clerk in the office of the Secretary of State of the State of New Jersey.