Town of Lancaster, MA
Worcester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Lancaster 5-1-2017 ATM by Art. 7[1]. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor's Note: This article was originally adopted as Ch. 216 of the Code, but was renumbered as Ch. 150, with the permission of the Town, to maintain the organizational style of the Code.
There are hereby established in the Town of Lancaster pursuant to the provisions of MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2, the following revolving funds, from which the specified department head, board, committee, or officer may incur liabilities against and spend monies from without appropriation in accordance with the limitations set forth in this bylaw.
Fringe benefits of full-time employees whose salaries or wages are paid from the fund shall also be paid from the fund.
No liability shall be incurred in excess of the available balance of the fund.
The total amount spent during a fiscal year shall not exceed the amount authorized by Annual Town Meeting or any increase therein as may later be authorized by the Board of Selectmen and Finance Committee in accordance with MGL c. 44 § 53E 1/2.
Interest earned on monies credited to a revolving fund established by this bylaw shall be credited to the General Fund.
Revolving Fund Program or Purpose
Department Receipts To Be Credited to Fund
Representative or Board Entity Authorized To Spend
Stormwater management-engineering fees
Planning Board
Library charges - books, materials, photocopy equipment and supplies
Late book, materials, photocopy, lost item fees/charges
Library Trustees
Recreation Committee - program expenses and supplies
Fees and charges
Recreation Committee
Duval Road Sewer - use and maintenance charges
Fees and charges
Board of Selectmen
Community Center - program expenses
Fees and charges
Board of Selectmen
M.A.R.T - wages/expenses senior van
Reimbursement - M.A.R.T Bus fees
Council on Aging
Planning Board - planning-related services/expenses
Planning Board
Publications - reprinting expenses
Publication fees
Town Clerk
Recycling - operating expenses
Donations-Fees-Sale of Products
Recycling Committee
Community Development - legal ad publication and reprinting
Receipts for Advertising
Community Development & Planning
Agricultural Commission - farmer's market/other fees
Fee and charges
Agricultural Commission
Police Department - operating expenses
Board of Selectmen
Except as provided in MGL c. 44, § 53E 1/2 and this bylaw, all applicable state and local laws and regulations that govern the receipt, custody, expenditure and payment of Town funds shall apply to the use of revolving funds established and authorized by this bylaw.