Library Board

City of Lamar Charter, Section 9-3 Library Board:

There is hereby created and established a Library Board consisting of five members to be appointed by the Council for overlapping terms of five years and until their successors are appointed and qualified.

The Library Board shall be advisory in character and it shall prepare and submit to Council a master plan for the development and maintenance of a modern library system.

The Library Board shall have the additional power to administer gifts and trusts.

The Library Board is authorized, subject to Council approval, to cooperate with any public or private agency in obtaining space, facilities, books or materials for library purposes.

The Board shall exercise the functions and powers and perform the duties assigned to it by this Charter and the ordinances of the City; and where not otherwise provided by ordinance or charter, the Board shall have the power to perform the functions, and follow the procedures set forth in the statutes of the State of Colorado.

The Lamar Library Board meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 11 a.m.