Board/Commission

Library Board

Authorization

Memorandum of Understanding between the County of Bernalillo and the City of Albuquerque

Meeting Time/Location

First Thursday of the month (does not meet in May, July or December), 5 p.m., Main Library

Purpose

The duties of the Bernalillo County Library Board are as follows: (1) to determine actual operational policies for the County Library such as hours open, schedules, fees and charges, selection of new books, special services, maintenance, etc.; (2) to select and recruit qualified and competent workers for the Library; (3) to plan for the future expansion of the Library; and (4) to plan services that it shall provide, such as acceptance of gifts, raising of funds, arranging the physical plant, etc.

Composition

The Library Board shall consist of Fifteen (15) members as follows: Eleven (11) members shall be appointed by the City of Albuquerque; and four (4) members shall be appointed by the County Commission of Bernalillo County. Ex-officio members shall include the County Librarian and a representative of Bernalillo County Government. Vacancies on the Board shall be filled by appointment by the County Commission as recommended by the remaining Board members.

All members shall be registered voters of the County. Members shall be appointed for three-year terms and may be appointed to serve up to two consecutive terms.

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  • Please be advised that the Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners will meet in closed session on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. This meeting will be closed pursuant to NMSA 1978 Section 10-15-1.H(7)(2015) which provides an exception to the requirements of the Open Meetings Act for attorney-client privileged communication pertaining to threatened or pending litigation.
    Time:
    5/12/2021 3:00 AM

  • Please be advised that the ABC Community School Partnership Board will meet on Thursday, May 13, 2021, at 8:45 a.m. In response to the governor’s declaration of a public health emergency and ban on large public gatherings, this meeting will be conducted through teleconference. This meeting is open to the public and constituents are encouraged to participate. Meeting passcode: 513690
    Time:
    5/13/2021 8:45 AM

  • Please be advised that the Addiction Treatment Advisory Board will meet on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 4 p.m. Until further notice, all Bernalillo County meetings will be conducted via video conference. This meeting is open to the public and constituents are encouraged to participate. Dial In: 1-346-248-7799 Meeting ID: 880 6228 8675 Please see the attached notice and agenda, as well as the link to join the meeting.
    Time:
    5/17/2021 4:00 PM

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  • Please be advised that the Bernalillo County Board of Commissioners will meet in closed session on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 3:30 p.m. This meeting will be closed pursuant to NMSA 1978 Section 10-15-1.H(7)(2015) which provides an exception to the requirements of the Open Meetings Act for attorney-client privileged communication pertaining to threatened or pending litigation.
    Time:
    5/12/2021 3:00 AM

  • Please be advised that the ABC Community School Partnership Board will meet on Thursday, May 13, 2021, at 8:45 a.m. In response to the governor’s declaration of a public health emergency and ban on large public gatherings, this meeting will be conducted through teleconference. This meeting is open to the public and constituents are encouraged to participate. Meeting passcode: 513690
    Time:
    5/13/2021 8:45 AM

  • Please be advised that the Addiction Treatment Advisory Board will meet on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 4 p.m. Until further notice, all Bernalillo County meetings will be conducted via video conference. This meeting is open to the public and constituents are encouraged to participate. Dial In: 1-346-248-7799 Meeting ID: 880 6228 8675 Please see the attached notice and agenda, as well as the link to join the meeting.
    Time:
    5/17/2021 4:00 PM

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