Board of Trustees

The library Board of Trustees meets the 4th Thursday of every month  unless otherwise specified. The next meeting of the Board of Trustees will be Tuesday April 23, 2024 immediately following the Annual Special Meeting at 5:30PM..

All Board meetings are open to the public. There is time set aside at the end of each meeting for public comments. We ask you to please review and follow the Board’s Public Comment procedure.

Interested in serving on the Board? 

There are three open seats on the Highland Public Library Board of Trustees. Two of the terms are for 5 years beginning July 1, 2024. The third term is for one year to fill the remainder of a previous Board Member.

Petitions are available at the library for those who wish to run for the Library Board of Trustees of the Highland Public Library. Petitions require twenty-five (25) qualified voters’ signatures. Please count the signatures before turning in your petitions.

  1. Please be sure that names are printed and then signed. Use residence address, not a PO Box.
  2. Petitions must be given to the Clerk of the Highland Public Library or designee at the Highland Public Library no later than Monday March 25, 2024

Library Trustees

  • Elaine Rivera, President
  • Melissa Burdash, 1st Vice President
  •  Jacqui Burke, 2nd Vice President
  • Patrick Mason, Financial Officer
  • Laura Finch, Recording Secretary
  • Milena Barrett
  • Mark McPeck

Committees

Facilities Management:   Patrick Mason, Jacqui Burke , Mark McPeck; Community representatives:  Nancy Hammond; Eric Norberg

Outreach and  Grants:

Policy & Goverance/Personnel:
Melissa Burdash
Finance:
 Patrick Mason; Mark McPeck

Board President Elaine Rivera serves as ex-officio member on all committees

2024 Minutes

March 21, 2024 DRAFT

February 22, 2024 

January 24th 

Minutes Archive

December 7th 

November 9th 

September 28th 

July 20th 

June 27th 

May 25th 

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March 23rd

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December 8th

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August 25th

July 12th

June 28th

June 2nd

May 26th

April 26th 

April 5th Special Meeting

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September -Notes: Did not have quorum-no actions taken

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  • No Meeting

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July

  • July 1st – PDF
  • July 1st – TXT
  • July 25th – PDF
  • July 25th – TXT

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September

  • September 28th – PDF
  • September 28th – TXT
  • September 7th – PDF
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August

  • August 7th – PDF
  • August 7th – TXT
  • August 1st – PDF
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June

May

  • May 25th – PDF
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  • May 4th – PDF
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April

  • April 25th – PDF
  • April 25th – TXT
  • April 6th – PDF
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March

  • March 23rd – PDF
  • March 23rd – TXT
  • March 2nd – PDF
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February

January

December

November

October

September

  • September 22nd – PDF
  • September 22nd – TXT
  • September 13th – PDF
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  • September 1st – PDF
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July

  • July 21st – PDF
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  • July 12th – PDF
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May

April

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January

December

November

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September

  • September 24th – PDF
  • September 24th – TXT
  • September 3rd – PDF
  • September 3rd – TXT

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