Public Library BoardIn Ontario, public libraries are created by municipal by-laws and governed by public library boards, as outlined in the Public Libraries Act. The seven trustees of the Township of Russell Public Library Board are appointed by Municipal Council after each municipal election and serve a four-year term.
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BOARD MEETINGSThe Board meets once a month except during the summer. Meetings are usually open to the public. Members of the public who wish to give their opinions on matters relating to the library can make presentations to the Board. To do so, it is necessary to communicate your request to the Board's Secretary-Treasurer by phone (613.445.5331) or by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least two weeks before the next scheduled meeting.
2016 Schedule of MeetingsTime: 6:30 PM
Location: Gaston R. Patenaude Meeting Room, Embrun (Town Hall)
BOARD MINUTESPrinted copies of the minutes of the current year are posted in each library branch. Minutes of previous years are available on request at the administrative offices of the Library (Russell Branch Library).