Chapter 3

Part A: Memorial Tree Fund  - (OR3-1981)

100.00 Authorization:
100.10 There is hereby created among the accounts of the Borough of Saegertown, a special trust fund account to be known and denominated as the Borough of Saegertown Memorial Tree Fund.
   
200.00 Purpose:
200.10 It shall be the purpose of the Borough of Saegertown Memorial Tree Fund to accept contributions from the public at large and to employ the sums so accumulated therein, together with any income earned thereupon, for the placement and maintenance of shade trees in and along the public ways of the Borough of Saegertown.
   
300.00 Administration:
300.10 The Borough of Saegertown Memorial Tree Fund shall be administered by the Borough Manager and Borough Council.
300.11 The Borough Manager shall keep accurate and complete records of all transactions and expenses and shall annually report in full to Council all receipts, disbursements, transactions, expenses and income for the last fiscal year of the Borough.
300.12 Council shall have exclusive custody and control of the shade trees on and along the streets and highways in the Borough and shall use the fund hereby created to plant, remove maintain and protect shade trees on and along the streets and highways in the Borough.
   
400.00 Shade Tree Committee:
400.10 Borough Council shall appoint a Shade Tree Committee to serve in an advisory capacity with respect to the placement and maintenance of shade trees in and along the public ways of the Borough of Saegertown.
400.11 The committee shall consist of three adult residents of the Borough to be selected and appointed to the Committee by Borough Council.
   
500.00 Memorial Book:
500.10 A memorial book shall be purchased from the fund in which the names of persons in whose memory contributions to the fund are made shall be inscribed.
500.11 The memorial book shall be held for public display at the Borough of Saegertown Municipal Building at a place to be designated by the Mayor of the Borough of Saegertown.
   
600.00 Dissolution:
600.10 If, at any time, continued maintenance of the fund hereby created becomes, in the opinion of the Council of the Borough of Saegertown, impractical, the Borough Council by resolution, may dissolve the fund and utilize the proceeds therefrom for the general purposes of planting or removing, maintaining and protecting shade trees on and along the streets or highways in the Borough.
   
700.00 Enacted:
700.10 ENACTED AND ORDAINED this 17th day of August, 1981.