To make and accept any and all contracts, deeds, leases, releases and documents of any kind that, in the judgment of the board, are necessary or proper to the exercise of any power of the district, and to direct the payment of all lawful claims or demands.
To assess, levy and collect taxes to pay the costs of:
Acquiring, constructing, reconstructing, altering, operating and maintaining heritage sites and structures;
Acquiring by gift, purchase or other means, and preserving, historical objects, real and personal property of historical interest and records, artifacts, photographs, documents, material and data of historical importance;
Establishing and maintaining programs for heritage societies within the district;
Handling any lawful claims against the district; and
Funding the operating expenses of the district.
To employ all necessary agents and assistants.
To call elections after the formation of the district.