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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The State Attorney General has reviewed the Joint Powers Agreement and has rendered the opinion -- MEGA Millions is legal.
In addition to Metropolitan and the counties, the proposed joint powers agreement may include the cities of Irvine and Corona, as well as county transportation agencies and telecommunications interests.
The district purchases water through the Contra Costa Water District and provides water treatment at the Randall-Bold Water Treatment Plant (RBWTP), which it operates through a joint powers agreement with the Contra Costa Water District.
Moreover, during the mid-1980s the city helped fund the opening of the jail through a joint powers agreement.
To ensure continued strong system operations, the authority, city, and county have entered into a joint powers agreement denoting the authority as the administering agency in the issuance of future system debt.
Under the Joint Powers Agreement for the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport, commissioners serve four-year terms and are appointed by their respective councils.
This is the first debt issued by the authority, which is a joint powers agreement between the county and the redevelopment agency of the county of Alameda formed in February 2004.
Blakey set the deadline after meeting with delegates from Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, who operate the Burbank-based airport under a joint powers agreement.
Blakey set the deadline after meeting in February with delegates from Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena, which operate the Burbank-based airport under a joint powers agreement.
The 450 acres of parkland, held through a joint powers agreement between the city and the conservancy, will be annexed to the city soon.
Employee salaries are currently and will continue to be paid by a library district of the county through a joint powers agreement.
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