Library Board seeks resident to fill open seat

By on October 12, 2010

Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove Library District Board is accepting letters of interest to fill an open position on the Library Board. There are to be seven, non-partisan, elected or appointed trustees on the Library Board. A standard term of office is six years. An appointment to the board would be until the time of the next Consolidated Election in Spring 2011.

Trustees serve without compensation. Their commitment is currently for a two- to three-hour meeting twice a month, as well as committee meetings throughout the year.

The Library Board hires the library director to oversee the day-to-day operation of the library facility and services. The board is responsible for the levying of tax money for library operation, setting library policy and defining the library through a mission statement.

Letters of interest should be submitted by Oct. 28 to the Sugar Grove Library, Attn. Sheree, 125 S. Municipal Dr., Sugar Grove, IL 60554. For information, call (630) 466-1448.