PART VI. OPERATION BY BOARD; CONSTRUCTION.
§8-19-19. Alternative procedure for acquisition, construction or
improvement of waterworks or electric power system.
As an alternative to the procedures hereinabove provided, any
municipality or county commission is hereby empowered and
authorized to acquire, construct, establish, extend, equip, repair,
maintain and operate a waterworks or an electric power system or to
construct, maintain and operate additions, betterments and
improvements to an existing waterworks system or an existing
electric power system, whether acquired, constructed, established,
extended or equipped under the provisions of this article or not,
and to collect the revenues therefrom for the services rendered
thereby, through the supervision and control of a committee, by
whatever name called, composed of all or a portion of the governing
body, or of a board or commission appointed by such governing body,
as may be provided by the governing body, and if such alternative
is followed, said committee, board or commission shall have and be
limited to all the powers, authority and duties granted to and
imposed upon a board as provided in article sixteen of this
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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