[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Haledon 3-17-2004 by Ord. No. 2-18-2004A; amended in its entirety 6-19-2008 by Ord. No. 5-29-2008. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Pursuant to the provisions of Section 4(a) of the Act (N.J.S.A. 40:14B-4a), there is hereby created a public body politic and corporate under the name of "Manchester Utilities Authority."
The Manchester Utilities Authority is and shall be an agency and instrumentality of the Borough created by ordinance duly adopted by the Borough Council, and is a municipal authority as contemplated and provided for by said Act and shall have and exercise all of the powers and perform all of the duties provided for by said Act and any other statutes heretofore or hereafter enacted and applicable thereto.
The Manchester Utilities Authority shall consist of five members, each of whom shall be appointed by the Borough Council in accordance with the provisions of said Act with such resolution being filed with the Secretary of State of New Jersey. The Borough Council may additionally appoint one or two individuals to serve as alternates during the absence or disqualification of any regular member of the Manchester Utilities Authority, pursuant to the provisions of said Act, with the first alternate, if appointed, to be designated as Alternate No. 1 and the second alternate, if appointed, to be designated as Alternate No. 2.
Members of the Manchester Utilities Authority shall not receive compensation for their services as members.
A copy of this chapter, duly certified by the Clerk of the Borough, shall forthwith be filed by such Clerk in the office of the Secretary of State of the State of New Jersey.