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330A.6 Creation of an authority.

1. Whenever the governing body of any municipality shall desire to participate in the creation of an authority it shall adopt a resolution signifying its intention to do so and shall publish said resolution at least one time in a newspaper of general circulation in such municipality giving notice of a hearing to be held on the question of the municipality's entry into such authority. Such resolution shall be published at least fourteen days prior to the date of hearing, and shall contain therein the following information:

a. Intention to join in the creation of an authority pursuant to the provisions of this chapter.

b. The names of other municipalities which have expressed their intention to join in the creation of the authority.

c. Number of board members to be appointed by the municipality.

d. Name of authority.

e. Place, date and time of hearing.

2. After the hearing, and if in the best interests of the municipality, the municipality shall enact an ordinance authorizing the creation of the authority.

Section History: Early form

[C71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, § 330A.6]

Section History: Recent form

89 Acts, ch 182, § 4, 5

Internal References

Referred to in § 330A.7, 330A.15

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