Library Board

PURPOSE

The purpose of the board shall be to advise the City Commission and Library Director on policy matters pertaining to the Oregon City Public Library.  In addition, the board shall assist in preparation and presentation of the Library's annual operating budget, assist in the development of short and long-term goals for the provision of public library services to the community, represent the interests of library users, foster public knowledge and support of the library's role in the community and promote its use, participate in state or network activities intended for library board members and, such other related duties as requested by the City Commission.  The board was created on July 2, 1980 by Ordinance No. 1965; Amended March 3, 1982 by Ordinance No. 1994; Restructured October 7, 1987 by Ordinance No. 87-1011; Amended May 7, 1997 by Ordinance No. 97-1012. 

MEMBERSHIP

The board shall be comprised of seven members with terms of four years each.  Terms expire on December 31.  Membership on the board shall be comprised as follows: Four members shall be residents of the City; two members shall be residents of that area comprising postal zip codes 97045 and 97004 which are outside the boundary of the City and one member "at large".  The Mayor shall appoint current members with the approval of the City Commission.

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CITY STAFF LIAISON

Maureen Cole, Library Director, 503-657-8269,  mcole@orcity.org

ROSTER

 

Name

Position

Term Start Date

Term End Date

Don Wright (City)

Member

01/01/2015 

12/31/2018 

Eileen Sheridan (Non-city)

Vice Chair

02/19/2014

12/31/2017

Janet Wallinder (Non-city)

Member

01/01/2015

12/31/2018

D.A. Hilderbrand (At large)

Member

01/01/2016

12/31/2019

Scott Edwards (City)

Member

01/01/2016

12/31/2019

Lara Ingham (City)

Member

01/01/2014

12/31/2017 

Ken Hill (City)

Member

01/01/2017

12/31/2020

 

 

 

 

Updated May 2017