joint powers agreement


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joint powers agreement

n. a contract between a city, a county, and/or a special district in which the city or county agrees to perform services, cooperate with, or lend its powers to, the special district.

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County commissioners approved amending the joint powers agreement in May 2015 and the amended agreement was submitted to the tribe in February, according to county records.
through the SCPPA Joint Powers Agreement, for the purposes of planning, financing, developing,
The City will explore joint powers agreement with the WMO to determine if WMO can maintain the County ditch system.
The Paso Robles City Council signed off a joint powers agreement to fuse their transit services with the Regional Transit Authority, which will save the city thousands of dollars a year.
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