City of Monessen, PA
Westmoreland County
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[Adopted 4-20-1965 by Ord. No. 613]
The name of the proposed Authority is "Mon Valley Health and Welfare Authority."
The Articles of Incorporation of the Authority are as follows:
MON VALLEY HEALTH AND WELFARE AUTHORITY
Articles of Incorporation
To the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania:
In compliance with the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, its supplements and amendments, the City of Monessen, Westmoreland County, a municipality of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, pursuant to an ordinance duly adopted by the Council of the City of Monessen, signifying their desire and intention to form an Authority, hereby certify:
1.
The name of the authority shall be "Mon Valley Health and Welfare Authority."
2.
This Authority is formed under the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, its supplements and amendments.
3.
The City of Monessen has previously organized the following Authorities: (a) Parking Authority; (b) Civic Center Authority; (c) Municipal Authority (inactive); (d) Mon Valley Sewage Authority (this Authority is a joint Authority formed by the City of Monessen and the Borough of Donora). None of the above Authorities organized under the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, its supplements and amendments, is in existence for the same purposes.
4.
The purpose of the Authority is to provide community health services of all kinds and types for the residents of the City of Monessen and the residents of all other municipalities within reasonable service distance of the City of Monessen, including but not limited to Allenport, Belle Vernon, Black Diamond, Carroll Township, Charleroi, Courtney, Donora, Dunlevy, Elco, Fallowfield Township, Fayette City, Long Branch, Monongahela, New Eagle, North Belle Vernon, North Charleroi, Roscoe, Rostraver Township, Speers, Stockdale, Twilight, Washington.
5.
The incorporating municipality is: THE CITY OF MONESSEN, WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA.
6.
The names and addresses of the Mayor and members of Council of the City of Monessen, such persons being the municipal authorities of the municipality, are as follows:[1]
7.
The names and addresses of the first board of the Authority to be formed are hereby listed:[2]
In witness whereof the City of Monessen has executed these Articles, by its proper officers thereunto duly authorized, and, under its municipal seal, this 20th day of April, A.D. 1965.
CITY OF MONESSEN
By /S/Hugo J. Parente
MAYOR
ATTEST:
/S/ Mary Wayco
CITY CLERK
[1]
Editor's Note: Here were listed the names and addresses of the Mayor and members of Council in office when this article was enacted.
[2]
Editor's Note: Here were listed the names, addresses and terms of office of the members of the first Board of the Authority.
The following persons are hereby appointed to the Board of Authority, with the following terms of office:
A. 
Rolf Arentzen, Chairman: five years.
B. 
G.E. Blankenbuehler, Secretary: four years.
C. 
Robert B. Kramer, Treasurer: three years.
D. 
Normal Cotter: two years
E. 
Dr. J. Dudas, Jr.: two years.
F. 
C.A. Breuer: one year.
G. 
Edwin E. Caspell: one year.
The total annual salary to be paid the Authority Board members shall be set forth from time to time by resolution.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.
The Articles of Incorporation of the Authority, in substantially the form set forth in § 5-13 of this article, shall be executed on behalf of the City of Monessen by the Mayor, and under its municipal seal, attested by the City Clerk of the City of Monessen, and such officers are hereby authorized, empowered and directed to do all things necessary and appropriate to effect and establish said Authority in conformity with the Municipality Authorities Act of 1945, its supplements and amendments.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 301 et seq.
The adoption of this article is deemed necessary for the benefit and preservation of the public health, peace, comfort and general welfare and will increase the prosperity of the residents of the City of Monessen and other municipalities.