Board of Trustees
Board of Trustees
Regular Meetings: The board of trustees meets monthly on the first Thursday at 4:30 pm in the Sanderson Room at the library. The meetings are open to the public. Click here for the list of meeting dates. Board meeting minutes and agenda are available on this page and at the library.
The Galesburg Public Library Board of Trustees will reconvene their meeting of April 3 at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 to continue action on:
1. Consideration of an ordinance providing for the issue of $5,000,000 of debt certificates of the Library to acquire and improve the site of and build and equip a new library building
2. Memorandum of understanding between the city and the library board regarding sufficiencies of funds and repayment of same
The meeting will be held in the Technical Services Department located on the second floor of the library.
The Library Board is proceeding with the second phase of schematic design for a new library. There will be three additional meetings within the next few months. The public is welcome to attend any or all of these meetings at the library. (The first meeting was held April 1.)
Tuesday, April 22, 5 pm
Review goals for success, design update, review design efficiencies and deconstruction process.
Tuesday, May 20, 5 pm
Review the schematic design.
Tuesday, June 17, 5 pm
Review and approve schematic design.
The Galesburg Public Library Board of Trustees considers the naming of a room, collection, outdoor area, etc. to be one of the highest distinctions it can bestow. Please click here for the Naming Rights Policy.
For more information on the Galesburg Public Library New Building Needs Assessment please click here.
Board Meeting Agenda & Minutes
|Special Meeting March 19, 2014||March 2014|
|February 2014||January 2014|
|December 2013||November 2013|
|October 2013||Special Meeting September 19|
|September 2013||August 2013|
|July 2013||June 2013|
Click here to see archived minutes.
|Martin Reichel, President||(2011-2014)|
|Monica Berlin (2012-2015)||Guy Cahill (2013-2016)|
|Craig Conolly (2011-2014)||Wendel Hunigan (2012-2015)|
|David McDonald (2011-2014)||Laurie Muelder (2012-2015)|
|Mary Phillips (2013-2016)||Melvin Siverly (2013-2016)|
All full terms are for three years, beginning on July 1 and ending on June 30.
The board may be contacted via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Freedom of Information Act Officer
The Galesburg Public Library Freedom of Information Act Officer is Nancy Terpening, 309-343-6118, ext. 100.