The City and the County are currently seeking applications for the Board Of Trustees of the Iowa City Public Library for three six-year terms (one for a rural county resident, two for Iowa City residents) that begin July 1, 2017. The Board has nine members, eight from Iowa City and one from rural Johnson County, and every three years three members are appointed. Applicants must be 18 years or older.
Board members set library policy, plan for the future of the library, and advocate for library needs. The Library Director reports directly to the Board.
Information about the rural County position can be found here:
http://www.johnson-county.com/dept_blank.aspx?id=2075 (click on the button on the top of the page and then choose Iowa City Public Library Board of Trustees).
Applications for Iowa City residents can be found here:
https://www.icgov.org/city-government/boards-commissions-and-committees Applications may also be picked up at the Iowa City City Clerk’s Office, 410 E Washington St, or the Help Desk at the Library, 123 S. Linn St.