Library Board

Board Overview


The Library Board protects and advances the interests of the broader community by effectively governing the operations and promoting the development of the local public library. The board’s principal responsibilities include:
  • Supervision of the library director
  • Working with the municipal governing body to obtain adequate library funding
  • Participating in the development and approval of library policies
  • Assisting in the formulation and adoption of a long-range plan for the library
  • Studying the needs and interests of the community to see that they are addressed by the library

Meetings


The Library Board usually meets the fourth Wednesday of the month in the Shaw Municipal Center Conference Room, Second Floor, 430 East High Street.

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas packets are available prior to meetings, and saved on the City's website.  View the most recent agenda on the City's website.  

Membership


The Library Board is comprised of seven members, including one alderperson currently serving on the Common Council. Library Board members are appointed by the Mayor for terms of three years, with the alderperson appointment for one year. 

If you are interested in applying for appointment to the Library Board please complete a Committee / Board / Commission Questionnaire.

Current Members


Name Address Phone  Term
Bill Wilson, Chair 417 E. High St. (608) 868-9180 2019
Lynda Clark 1015 Brown Drive (608) 290-5674 Council Rep.
Tim Schigur 448 E. High Street (608) 868-9200 School Designate
Debbie Dean 343 Rogers St. (608) 868-5309 2020
Jen Schuetz 659 Wildfire Lane 2019
Annette Smith 1044 Sunset Drive (608) 346-3673 2019
Rose Stricker     2020