Township of Scotch Plains, NJ
Union County
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[Ord. #95-11]
Pursuant to the provisions of paragraph (c) of Section 4 of the Sewerage Authorities Law of the State of New Jersey (Laws of 1946, Chapter 138, as amended and supplemented), there is hereby created a public body politic and corporate under the name and style of "Plainfield Area Regional Sewerage Authority."
[Ord. #95-11]
The Plainfield Area Regional Sewerage Authority is and shall be an agency and instrumentality of the said eight municipalities created by parallel ordinances duly adopted by their governing bodies, and is a sewerage authority as contemplated and provided for by said Sewerage Authorities Law and shall have and exercise all of the powers and perform all of the duties provided for by said Sewerage Authorities Law and any other statutes heretofore or hereafter enacted and applicable thereto.
[Ord. #95-11]
The Plainfield Area Regional Sewerage Authority shall consist of eight members, one of which shall be appointed by resolution of the governing body of each of said municipalities, in accordance with the provisions of said Sewerage Authorities Law, with such resolution being filed with the Secretary of State of New Jersey. Each of the municipalities may additionally appoint one or two individuals to serve as an alternate during the absence or disqualification of such municipality's regular member, pursuant to the provisions of said Sewerage Authorities Law, with the first alternate to be designated as alternate no. 1 and the second alternate, if appointed, to be designated as alternate no. 2.
[Ord. #95-11]
Members of the Plainfield Area Regional Sewerage Authority may receive compensation for their services as members of the Authority within the limitation herein stated, that no member shall receive compensation, either direct or indirect, in excess of $2,500 per annum. The Chairperson of the Plainfield Area Regional Sewerage Authority may also be provided additional compensation at the discretion of the Authority, but not in excess of $1,000 per annum.