[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Lock Haven as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 4-10-1952 by Ord. No. 312A (Ch. 1, Part 4A, of the 2003 Code of Ordinances)]
The Council hereby signifies its intention and desire to organize an authority under the provisions of the Municipality Authorities Act of May 1945, as amended.
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 10101 et seq.
The Mayor and City Clerk are hereby authorized and directed to execute on behalf of the City of Lock Haven Articles of Incorporation for said Authority, in substantially the following form:
The initial project to be undertaken by the Authority is to acquire, hold, construct, improve, maintain, operate, own, lease, either in the capacity of lessor or lessee, sewers, sewer systems or parts thereof and sewage treatment works, including works for treating and disposing of industrial waste in and for the City of Lock Haven and for such other territory as it may be authorized to serve.
[Adopted 5-29-1973 by Ord. No. 850A (Ch. 1, Part 4B, of the 2003 Code of Ordinances)]
The Council of the City of Lock Haven does hereby specifically find and declare that there is need for a redevelopment authority to function within the territorial limits of the City of Lock Haven.
The Redevelopment Authority of the City of Lock Haven shall immediately become operative upon the issuance of the aforesaid Certificate of Incorporation by the Secretary of the Commonwealth.
[6-17-2019 by Ord. No. 2019-04]
The Redevelopment Authority of the City of Lock Haven shall consist of five members, a majority of whom shall be residents of the City of Lock Haven, and the remainder may be nonresidents who own and operate businesses in the City in which the authority is to operate who shall be appointed by the City Manager with the advice and consent of City Council for terms of five years or until their successors are appointed and qualified; except that members who are first appointed shall serve for terms of one, two, three, four, and five years, respectively, from the date of their appointments.