[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Lower Saucon as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 7-6-1988 by Ord. No. 88-9]
The Council of the Township of Lower Saucon hereby signifies its intention and desire to organize an Authority under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945 (the Act of May 2, 1945, P.L. 382), as amended.
The President and Secretary of the Council are hereby authorized and directed to execute, on behalf of the Township of Lower Saucon, Articles of Incorporation for said Authority in substantially the following form.
Editor's Note: Said Articles of Incorporation are on file in the township offices.
Said Authority shall be for the purpose of acquiring, holding, constructing, improving, maintaining and operating, owning or leasing, either in the capacity of lessor or lessee, a water supply system for the distribution of water to the residents of Lower Saucon Township and for the purpose of acquiring, holding, constructing, improving, maintaining and operating, owning or leasing, 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.
The first members of the Board of said Authority named in the Articles of Incorporation set forth above are hereby specifically appointed members of said Board for the terms of office set after their respective names, which terms shall commence on the date of appointment, as shall be computed from July 1, 1988.
The proper officers of the Township are hereby directed, as required by said Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, as amended, to cause a notice of this article and of the intention to file with the Secretary of the Commonwealth said Articles of Incorporation, to be published one time in the Northampton County Reporter, the legal periodical of Northampton County, Pennsylvania, and one time in the Bethlehem Globe Times, a newspaper published and of general circulation in Northampton County, Pennsylvania; to file with the Secretary of the Commonwealth the Articles of Incorporation, together with the required proofs of publication of notice of this article and notice of intention to file the Articles of Incorporation, together with a certified copy of this article; and to execute and perform any and all official acts and to pay the fees and costs necessary and appropriate to effect the incorporation of the Lower Saucon Authority.