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Brookline Massachusetts - Town of Brookline Seeks Candidates for Board of Library Trustees 20 May 2022 ( news )
Brookline , state Massachusetts ( By Press Release office)
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The Brookline Board of Library Trustees and the Select Board wish to announce that they are seeking candidates to fill a vacancy on the Board of Library Trustees following the resignation of Regina Healy .
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter , 41 , section 11 , the Library Trustees and the Select Board will work jointly to find a person to fill the vacancy until the annual town election in May 2023 .
should submit a cover letter and resume by
to the Board of Library Trustees at
librarytrustees@brooklinema . gov
, or by regular mail at 361 Washington St . , Brookline , MA 02445 .
Candidates must be registered voters of the Town of Brookline .
The Library Trustees will interview the candidates during the weeks of June 13 and June 20 . All interviews will be held remotely .
The Select Board and Library Trustees will conduct final interviews at a Joint Convention on June 28 and will fill the vacancy at that time . The Joint Convention will be held via Zoom and the link will be posted on the
The Board of Trustees consists of 12 local residents who are elected to three - year terms . Trustees work closely with the Director of the Library , and provide oversight of the library budget , services , and policies .
For more information on the responsibilities of a Library Trustee , please visit the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners ' website
We thank Regie for her time on the Board of Library Trustees , and wish her well in her future endeavors , Library Trustees Chair Michael Burstein said . We look forward to working with the Select Board to identify the best person to fill the vacant seat . We strongly encourage all interested parties to apply for the position , especially those passionate about shaping the library ' s future .
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