High Plains Library District Board Seeks New Trustee
September 11, 2017
(Greeley – September, 2017)- The High Plains Library District Board is accepting applications to fill one open position on the Library Board of Trustees. The application deadline is October 2, 2017. This term begins January 1, 2018 and ends December 31, 2021.
This is a governing board which determines the policies of the library in relation to community needs, requires proper standards be maintained, provides adequate financing for the library operation and provides necessary buildings and equipment for activities of the library.
While there are no statutory requirements regarding residency, it was the intent at the time the district was created that each jurisdiction have representation. The area needing a representative is:
Region 6. New Raymer, Kersey, Grover, Galeton, Briggsdale, Buckingham, Keota,
Masters, Deerfield, Barnesville, Hardin
N-County Line, S-CR52, E-County Line, W- CR45
The Board typically meets twice a month, the first and third Mondays of each month. The first Monday is a work session. Meetings begin at 6 p.m. and rotates among all of the libraries in the District. In addition, Board members are involved with some task force / committee work and fundraising, as well as help with and attend special events. Board positions require a commitment of at least 10 hours per month.
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m., October 2, 2017. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The High Plains Library District connects communities to information, inspiration and entertainment for life. HPLD includes libraries in Greeley, Evans, Firestone, Erie, Kersey, Ault, Eaton, Johnstown, Platteville, Hudson and Fort Lupton.