Township of Freehold, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Freehold as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Sewers — See Ch. 270.
Water — See Ch. 351.
Water resource protection — See Ch. 355.
[Adopted by Ord. No. 74-14 (§ 2-27 of the Revised General Ordinances), as amended through Ord. No. O-81-71]

§ 6-1 Findings.

A. 
The Township of Freehold, Borough of Freehold, Borough of Farmingdale, Township of Howell and Township of Wall have by parallel ordinances heretofore duly adopted and published, created a public body corporate and politic under the name and style of the "Manasquan River Regional Sewerage Authority," hereinafter sometimes called the authority, pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:14A-1 et seq., as amended and supplemented.
B. 
For the purpose and relief of the waters in or bordering upon the state of pollution arising from causes within the area of the municipalities and the relief of waters in, bordering or entering said area from pollution or threatened pollution and the consequent improvement of conditions affecting the public health, and to provide for a collective approach solving the sewerage and pollution problems of the area of said municipalities, the Authority has undertaken the construction or acquisition of new and existing sewerage system in the Borough of Freehold, Township of Freehold and the Township of Howell.
C. 
The authority and the municipalities desire to go forward with the Phase I Project to provide sewerage treatments and facilities in the Township of Howell, Township of Freehold and Borough of Freehold as set forth in a Map prepared by Elson T. Killam Associates, Inc., dated May, 1974, described as "Proposed Phase I, Regional Facilities Interim Plan."
D. 
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:14A-1 et seq., an agreement with the authority for the treatment and disposal of sewage from and arising in the Township of Freehold has been submitted to the Township Committee for consideration and approval.

§ 6-2 Agreement.

The Township of Freehold in the County of Monmouth shall enter into an agreement with the Manasquan River Regional Sewerage Authority and the Borough of Freehold and the Township of Howell in the Authority Phase I Project area, providing for and relating to the treatment and disposal on the terms and conditions set forth in an agreement entitled "Proposed Phase I Regional Facilities Interim Plan," and the Mayor shall be authorized and directed on behalf of the Township Committee to execute such contract under the corporate Seal of the municipality which shall be affixed and attested by the Clerk, and to deliver the same.

§ 6-3 Public record.

Three copies of the agreement are on file in the office of the Township Clerk and are available for public inspection, and the terms and conditions thereof are hereby approved and specifically agreed to.

§ 6-4 Addendum to service agreement.

A. 
The Township of Freehold (the "Township") and the Manasquan River Regional Sewerage Authority (the "Authority") have heretofore entered into a service agreement pursuant to an ordinance of the Township finally adopted on July 23, 1979, as amended August 27, 1979, and April 14, 1980; and the Township and the Authority agree that because the wastewater of the Township will be collected and conveyed by the Authority to the Ocean County Utilities Authority for treatment, an addendum to the service agreement is necessary.
B. 
The addendum to the service agreement between the Township and the Authority is hereby adopted and authorized to be executed by the Clerk of the Township and incorporated as part of the service agreement. A copy of the service agreement and addendum is on file with the Township Clerk and is available for public inspection.
C. 
The service agreement, as revised by this addendum, remains in full force and effect and is binding on the Township and the Authority.
[Adopted by Ord. No. 74-22 (§ 2-26 of the Revised General Ordinances)]

§ 6-5 Confirmation of agreement.

That certain agreement heretofore entered into by the Township of Freehold with the Western Monmouth Utilities Authority, an authority created in the Township of Manalapan and Marlboro, in the County of Monmouth, pursuant to the conditions of the Municipal Utilities Authorities Law N.J.S.A. 40:14B-1 et seq., on file in the office of the Township Clerk and heretofore executed by the Mayor and Township Clerk on behalf of the Township and the Chairman and Secretary of the Western Monmouth Utilities Authority on behalf of the Authority, be and the same is hereby confirmed and ratified in all respects.

§ 6-6 Incorporation of agreement by reference.

The agreement, executed and delivered on May 23, 1974, as between the Township and the Authority is hereby incorporated herein by reference as though set forth at length.