[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Milton as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Agreement to Participate
[Adopted 8-11-2004 by Ord. No. 1148]
The Borough Council of the Borough of Milton, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, hereby consents to joining the Central Keystone Council of Governments, a council of governments formed under the provisions of Act 180 for the purpose of providing various services, including, but not limited to, providing a Board of Appeals required by the Pennsylvania Construction Code Act.
The Borough Council of the Borough of Milton hereby directs the officers of the Borough of Milton to execute an agreement with such other municipalities as desire to enter into an agreement to accomplish the purposes as set forth herein. The agreement shall provide, inter alia, for the following:
The Council of Governments shall provide such services and programs as it deems appropriate in the future.
The term of the Council of Governments and the agreement shall be perpetual, subject to the right to terminate upon at least 12 months' notice.
The Council of Governments shall have all the powers necessary to accomplish the intent of the agreement.
The Council of Governments shall be supported by contributions from its members, grants and fees for services.
The Council of Governments shall be governed by a Board of Directors, Officers and an Executive Committee.
Real and personal property may be purchased, sold or leased by the Council of Governments, in accordance with applicable law.
The Council of Governments shall have the power and authority to enter into contracts for group insurance and employee benefits.
The Borough Council of the Borough of Milton is hereby authorized to enter into contracts with the Central Keystone Council of Governments to provide such services, programs and joint purchases as Milton Borough Council shall, by resolution, determine, from time to time.