[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of West Mifflin as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 4-24-1996 by Ord. No. 1059 (Ch. 1, Part 11, of the 1999 Code of Ordinances)]
The Council of the Borough of West Mifflin hereby signifies its intention to organize an Authority under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945 (the "Act").
Editor's Note: The Municipality Authorities Act of 1945 (53 P.S. § 301 et seq.) was repealed by Act 22 of 2001 (June 19, 2001, P.L. 287, No. 22). See now the Municipality Authorities Act, 53 Pa.C.S.A. § 5601 et seq.
The name of the proposed Authority is "West Mifflin Sanitary Sewer Municipal Authority." In pursuance of said intention, the Articles of Incorporation of the said Authority are hereby approved and adopted in the following form:
The first members of the Board of said Authority, named in the aforesaid Articles of Incorporation, are hereby specifically appointed members of said Board for the terms set after their respective names, commencing on the date of appointment and computed from the first Monday in January 1996, and all subsequent appointees shall serve a term of five years.
The President of Council of the Borough of West Mifflin is hereby authorized and directed to execute said Articles of Incorporation, on its behalf, and the Borough Secretary is hereby authorized and directed to affix thereto and attest the Seal of the Borough of West Mifflin. Said officers are further authorized and directed to cause a notice of intention to file said Articles of Incorporation to be published as required by law and to file said Articles of Incorporation, together with a certified copy of this article and the required proofs of publication, with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and to take all such other action as they may deem necessary or appropriate to organize said Authority.
The purposes and projects of said Authority are as follows: to acquire, hold, construct, finance, improve, maintain, operate, own and lease, either in the capacity of lessor or lessee, sewers, sewer systems or parts thereof, and sewage treatment works, including works for treating and disposing of industrial waste, for the Borough of West Mifflin and for such other territory as the Authority may be authorized by law to serve and to do all activities and to acquire all properties and assets useful in relation thereto.