The City Council of the City of Healdsburg is seeking applications from interested citizens to volunteer for appointment as the City of Healdsburg’s representative on the Sonoma County Library Commission. The Sonoma County Library is a Joint Powers Agency created through an agreement between the County of Sonoma and the cities of Cloverdale, Cotati, Healdsburg, Petaluma, Rohnert Park, Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, Sonoma and Windsor. The appointee will fill the position as the City of Healdsburg’s representative for a term of four-years.
The Library Commission provides governance for the Sonoma County Library; establishes the library’s policies; sets the goals and objectives; establishes and monitors the annual budget; and oversees the effective management of the library.
Library Commissioners are required to attend monthly meetings that can last up to four hours in length and will require at least two hours of preparation. In addition, the Commission holds two daytime budget workshops during the first quarter of the calendar year and may hold special meetings as needed. Applicants must also be residents of the City of Healdsburg library service area with a 95448 Zip Code.
Applications are available at Healdsburg City Hall, 401 Grove Street, Healdsburg, CA 95448, (707) 431-3323 and on the City’s website at www.healdsburg.gov under Government: Boards and Commissions. All completed applications must be submitted to the Office of the City Clerk by Monday, August 1, 2022 at 5:30 P.M.