[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Amenia 11-4-2004 by L.L. No. 2-2004. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The purpose of this chapter is to adopt an agreement creating a Joint Recreation Commission ("Commission") between the Town of Amenia, the Town of North East, and the Village of Millerton (collectively, the "municipalities"), pursuant to the provisions of Article 13 of the General Municipal Law. The intent and purpose of the Commission is to provide the residents of the municipalities with a broad spectrum of recreational and avocational opportunities and experiences at low cost. The Commission will serve to increase the well-being of the residents of Amenia, will increase community interaction, and will provide residents with a significant new resource for recreational opportunities. Accordingly, the Town Board concludes that the creation of the Commission will serve a proper public purpose and will provide a direct benefit to the citizens of the Town of Amenia.
The Town Board of the Town of Amenia, having determined that it would be in the best interests of Town residents to establish a Joint Recreation Commission with the Town of Amenia, the Town of North East, and the Village of Millterton hereby adopts and incorporates the attached intermunicipal agreement to create a Joint Recreation Commission pursuant to General Municipal Law § 244-d.
Editor's Note: Said agreement is on file in the Town offices.