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Board of Library Directors

Statement of Responsibilities

I. As stated in the Burlington Town Charter, the Board of Library Directors shall consist of nine members appointed by the Selectmen for four year terms. Board members shall:

- regularly attend all board meetings
- make sure complete minutes are kept of all board and committee meetings, review them carefully and make them available to the town clerk within 48 hours
- make sure additional information pertinent to any transactions are added to the minutes
- seek legal advice in areas where one has serious reservation
- mention any possible conflict of interest and thereupon abstain from discussing further or voting on the matter
- not use the position for own personal advantage
- follow the Freedom of Information Act when calling a special meeting

II. Financial support shall be rendered by town tax money, gifts and State grants. The Board of Library Directors shall be authorized to expend for library purposes all money appropriated or donated to the library.

III. The Board of Library Directors shall have the power to approve the rules and regulations for the proper operation and management of the library.

A. Policies, regulations, and procedures shall be developed and implemented within the legal framework that applies to the library. This includes the United States Constitution, including the First and Fourteenth Amendment and all other applicable federal, state, and local legislation.
B. The Board of Library Directors shall develop guidelines consistent with the Library Bill of Rights, its Interpretations , and the needs of the community.

Current Board Members

Sanford Mazeau, President
Sandra Hierl, Vice President
Jodi Kryzanski, Secretary
Craig Winter, Treasurer
Alyssa Colasanto
Laura Hedenberg
Kevin Mullen
P. Michael Ragaisis
Sridhar Srinivasan
Julia Pizzoferrato non-voting Student Liaison

Board of Library Directors' Meeting Minutes

January 2009
February 2009
March 2009
April 2009
May 2009
June 2009
September 2009
October 2009

November 2009
December 2009

January 2010
February 2010
March 2010
April 2010
May 2010
June 2010
September 2010
October 2010
November 2010


January 2011
February 2011
March 2011
April 2011
May 2011
June 2011 (draft)
September 2011 (draft)
October 2011 (draft)
November 2011 meeting cancelled due to storm
December 2011 (draft)


January 2012
February 2012
March 2012
April 2012
May 2012
June 2012
September 2012
October 2012
November 2012
December 2012


January 2013
February 2013
March 2013
April 2013
May 2013
June 2013
September 2013
October 2013
November 2013
December 2013
January 2014
February 2014 no meeting
March 2014
April 2014

June 2014
July 2014 special meeting
September 2014

October 2014
November 2014
December 2014
January 2015
February 2015
March 2015 no meeting
April 2015

May 2015
June 2015
September 2015

October 2015
November 2015
December 2015

January 2016
February 2016
March 2016

April 2016
May 2016

June 2016
September 2016

October 2016
November 2016
December 2016



January 2017
February 2017
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April 2017
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June 2017

Setpember 2017
October 2017
November 2017
December 2017




January 2018
February 2018
March 2018


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