Library Board Committee
- Salary/Pay Rate:Volunteer
- Posted Date:09/11/2017 4:30 PM
- Deadline to Apply:11/27/2017
The mayor shall appoint, to be confirmed by the city council, a library board of seven directors. One of the directors shall be a member of the Grand Forks City Council. One of the directors shall be a member of the GF County Commission, The terms of the office of the members of the board of directors shall be for three years with staggered terms. Board members in office at the time of the adoption of this ordinance shall serve the duration of the term for which they were appointed and until a successor has been appointed. All vacancies on the board of directors shall be reported by such board to the mayor to be filled thereafter.
Authority of Board:
The board of directors shall have the following powers and authority:
(A) Adopt such bylaws, rules and regulations relating to the library as are necessary or convenient
(B) To make and adopt such bylaws, rules and regulations for the management of the library as are necessary and/or convenient and which are not inconsistent with the provisions of this chapter or any other ordinances adopted by the city.
(C) To make, adopt and impose such fees, fines, charges for the management and operation of the library as may be necessary or convenient and which are not inconsistent with the provisions of this Chapter or any other ordinances adopted by the City.
(D) To employ qualified personnel to administer the public library and dispense library services.