The purpose of the Library Advisory Board is to make recommendations on the operation and administration of the Durango Public Library, policies and procedures for consideration and adoption by the City Council, and the library’s capital budget.
This board also reviews and adopts long-term financial plans for operation and capital needs for the facility.
At a Glance
Resolution 2002-23 Ordinance, Section 5-111
Number on Board
Five; three city-appointed members, two county-appointed members
Length of Term
Regular Meeting Time
Meetings are held every two months the second Monday at 4:30 pm
Regular Meeting Location
Library, Program Room 3
Rachel Turiel, Co-Chair, county-appointed
Jean Walter, city-appointed
Karen Pontius, county-appointed
Dean Brookie, City Council Liaison
Shelly Oxhandler, Friends of the Library President