Borough of Tyrone, PA
Blair County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Tyrone as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Water — See Ch. 196.
[Adopted 5-11-1998 by Ord. No. 1138]
The Council of the Borough of Tyrone hereby signifies its intention to organize an Authority under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945 (the "Act").[1]
Editor's Note: See now 53 Pa.C.S.A. § 5601 et seq.
The name of the proposed Authority is "Tyrone Borough Authority." In pursuance of said intention, the Articles of Incorporation of the said Authority are hereby approved and adopted in the form attached hereto as Exhibit "A" and incorporated herein by this reference.[1]
Editor's Note: The Articles of Incorporation are included at the end of this chapter.
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 1998. Said terms of office of all subsequent appointees shall be for a term of five years with the exception of the first members of said Board and those appointees filling unexpired terms.
The President or Vice President of the Council of the Borough of Tyrone is hereby authorized and directed to execute said Articles of Incorporation on its behalf, and the Manager/Secretary is hereby authorized and directed to affix thereto and attest the seal of the Borough. 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 required proofs of publication, with the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and to take all such action as they may deem necessary or appropriate to organize said Authority.
The purposes and projects of said Authority are as follows:
To provide for the waterworks, water supply works, and water distribution systems within the area of the Authority or portions thereof, by acquiring, holding, constructing, improving, maintaining and operating, by owning or by leasing either in the capacity of lessor or lessee, waterworks, water supply systems, and parts thereof, and by acquiring, holding, constructing, improving, maintaining or operating water treatment works and/or by entering into contracts with other municipalities or municipal authorities to accomplish the same.
To provide such other public works of whatever nature as may be necessary for the proper functioning of the Borough of Tyrone as the same may be requested by the Borough of Tyrone from time to time.
Undertake any other purpose which might require the joint cooperation and action of the said municipality to accomplish such purposes.