Item No: 5.L
Meeting Date: November 26, 2012
From: Lucy Gangone, Library Director
Subject: Resolution Appointing a Library Advisory Board Member
Staff recommends the appointment of one individual to the Library Advisory Board for a term of five years, said term to expire on September 30, 2017. The position was advertised, as required.
The five-year term of Library Advisory Board member Juanita Jones expired on September 30, 2012. Ms. Jones has submitted an application to serve an additional five-year term ending September 30, 2017. She served the Library Advisory Board as its chairperson for a number of consecutive one-year terms, and led the Board through special sessions held in 2009 in response to a book challenge. She has a Bachelors degree with a Master of Arts in Reading, and served thirty-six years as an educator in the public school system. Ms. Jones is also the author of two books.
There is no fiscal impact.
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Advertised: ____Not Required ______
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City Manager ___________________
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RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA APPOINTING ONE MEMBER TO THE LIBRARY ADVISORY BOARD TO A FIVE-YEAR TERM, SAID TERM TO EXPIRE ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2017, AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA:
1. THAT the City of Leesburg Commission finds there is an appointment to be made to the Library Advisory Board in keeping with Section 2, Division 3 (1-92) of the Code of Ordinance of the City relating to the provision of library services,
2. THAT the City Commission hereby appoints _______________ to the five-year term to expire September 30, 2017,
THAT this resolution shall become effective immediately.
PASSED AND ADOPTED by the City Commission of the City of Leesburg, Florida, at a regular meeting held the _26th ____ day of _November________ 2012.