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Ordinance #53

AN ORDINANCE TO APPROVE AND AUTHORISE THE MEMBERSHIP OF
IN THE NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SOLID WASTE AUTHORITY
AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
WHEREAS, the governments within Benton and Washington
Counties, Arkansas, including the governments of Avoca, Gentry,
Lowell, Elm Springs,  Fayetteville, Johnson , Lincoln, Springdale,
Tontitown, West Fork,  Rogers, Siloam Springs
and the counties of Washington
have formed a solid waste disposal authority under the name of
Northwest Arkansas Solid Waste Authority; and,
WHEREAS, it is felt to be in the best interests of such
authority that Madison County, St. Paul, Huntsville, Prairie
Grove and Farming_ton, Arkansas ,
be allowed to join in membership in
such authority; and,
WHEREAS, Madison County, St. Paul, Huntsville, Prairie
Grove and Farming ton, Arkansas,
have passed ordinances approving their entry into such Northwest
Arkansas Solid Waste Authority, which ordinances are attached
hereto and hereby approved.
NOW, THEREFORE, be it ordained by the Quorum Court/City
Council of the county/city of ,
Arkansas:
1. That Madison County, St. Paul, Huntsville, Prairie
Grove and Farmington, Arkansas,
shall be permitted to join in membership in the Northwest
Arkansas Solid Waste Authority and that the ordinances passed by
said counties/cities permitting them to become members of such
Authority are hereby approved.
2. That the application of the initial members of the
Northwest Arkansas Solid Waste Authority be amended to include
Madison County, St. Paul, Huntsville, Prairie Grove and
as members of that Authority and that the judge/mayor and clerk
of this county/city be authorized to sign an amended application
to the Secretary of State for' the State of Arkansas requesting
an amended charter of the Northwest Arkansas Solid Waste Authority.
3. That it is determined by the gw^srttflr-co-tHf^/city council
for the Johnson Arkansas,
that an emergency is hereby declared to exist and that this
ordinance being necessary for the immediate preservation of the
public health, peace and safety shall be in effect immediately
from the date of its passage and approval.
4. That this ordinance shall be in effect from and after
its approval and passage and the publication and recording of
a certified copy thereof with the recorder of  Johnson , Arkansas.