Borough of Gettysburg, PA
Adams County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Public Documents

§ 1-501 Intention and Desire to Organize Authority.

[6/7/1948, § 1]
The Borough Council hereby signifies its intention and desire to organize an authority under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, as amended.

§ 1-502 Articles of Incorporation of Gettysburg Municipal Authority.

[6/7/1948, § 2; as amended by Ord. 1103-90, 9/2/1990, § 2]
The Mayor, the President of the Borough Council, and the Secretary are hereby authorized and directed to execute, on behalf of the Borough of Gettysburg, Articles of Incorporation for said Authority, substantially in the following form:
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
To the Secretary of the Commonwealth
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
In compliance with the requirements of the Act of May 2, 1945, P.L. 382, known as the "Municipality Authorities Act of 1945," as amended, the Borough of Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, designing to incorporate an Authority thereunder, does hereby certify:
1.
The name of the Authority is "Gettysburg Municipal Authority."
2.
Said Authority is formed under the provisions of the Act of May 2, 1945, P.L. 382, as amended.
3.
No other Authority organized under said Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, or under the Act of June 28, 1935, P.L. 463, as amended, or under the Act of December 27, 1933, P.L. (Special Sessions) 114, is in existence in or for the incorporating municipality, the Borough of Gettysburg.
4.
The name of the incorporating municipality is Borough of Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, and the names and addresses of its municipal authorities are as follows:. . .
5.
The names, addresses and terms of office of first members of the Board of said Authority are as follows:. . .
6.
In addition to the other powers and purposes set forth in these Articles of Incorporation, as amended, the Authority shall exist for the purpose of acquiring, holding, constructing, financing, improving, maintaining and operating, owning, leasing, either in the capacity of lessor or lessee, projects of any kind or character described in, and shall possess and may exercise all of the powers granted by, the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, as amended from time to time.

§ 1-503 Water Project First Project to be Undertaken by Gettysburg Municipal Authority.

[6/7/1948, § 5]
The project which shall first be undertaken by the said Authority is to acquire, hold, construct, improve, maintain, operate, own, and lease, either as lessor or as lessee, waterworks, water supply works, water distribution systems or parts thereof for the supply of the water to the public in the Borough of Gettysburg and such other territory as it may be authorized to serve.

§ 1-504 Sewer Project Designated as Additional Project for Gettysburg Municipal Authority.

[6/15/1950, § 1]
The additional project which shall be undertaken by said Gettysburg Municipal Authority shall be to acquire, hold, construct, 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 the treatment and disposing of industrial waste and incinerator plants, for the Borough of Gettysburg and for such other territory as it may be authorized to serve.

§ 1-505 Salaries of Members of Board of Gettysburg Municipal Authority.

[12/3/1951, § 1; as amended by Ord. 1353-08, 9/8/2008]
Members of the Board of the Gettysburg Municipal Authority shall receive such salaries as may be determined from time to time by resolution of the Borough Council of the Borough of Gettysburg consistent with the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act.

§ 1-506 Certain Payments to Board Members Not Limited or Prohibited.

[12/3/1951, § 2]
Nothing contained in § 1-505 hereof shall be deemed to limit or prohibit or be construed as limiting or prohibiting or in any manner affecting the payment of compensation and the expenses of members of said Board as officers of said Authority under and pursuant to Section 4B, clause "g", of the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, as amended, 53 P.S. § 2900Z-5, and Section 7C, 53 P.S. § 2900Z-8, of said Act as amended.

§ 1-507 Hospital Project Designated as Additional Project for Gettysburg Municipal Authority. [1]

[Ord. 975, 5/12/1980]
The additional project which shall be undertaken by the said Gettysburg Municipal Authority shall be for the purpose of acquiring, holding, constructing, improving, maintaining and operating, owning, and leasing, either in the capacity of lessor or lessee, projects of the following kind and character: a hospital in Gettysburg.
[1]
Editor's Note: Former Subpart 5B, Gettysburg School Authority, adopted 8/7/1950, as amended, was repealed by Ord. 1353-08, 9/8/2008, since all projects of said Authority have been completed and said Authority has been dissolved.