Applications are now being accepted for one vacancy on the five-member Board of Trustees for the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Under Municipal Code 2.80.050, the five-member Library Board enforces all rules, regulations, and bylaws necessary for the administration, government and protection of the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library.
The Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. in the Friends Room of the Library. Meetings are about two hours in length. Special meetings may be scheduled as needed.
Trustees are appointed for three-year terms and applicants must be both a City resident and a registered voter. Applicants are interviewed and appointed by the City Council. A Trustee does not receive any compensation and can be reappointed for another consecutive three-year term by the Monterey Park City Council when their first term expires.
Applications are available at the Monterey Park City Clerk’s office located in the lobby of City Hall at 320 W. Newmark Avenue, Monterey Park or on the City's website at http://www.montereypark.ca.gov/636/Boards-Commissions. The deadline to submit applications is February 19, 2019.
The Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library is the city’s public library located at 318 South Ramona Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91754. Library hours are: Sunday 1-5 p.m.; Monday and Tuesday 12-9 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Friday closed and Saturday 10 a.m.-1 p.m. For more City of Monterey Park news and information, please visit the city website at www.MontereyPark.ca.gov.
Diana Garcia, Acting City Librarian