Voting will be on September 3, 2015 from 4-8pm in the library. Absentee ballot applications are available. These must be received by 4pm on September 2nd.
The proposed budget increase of $5,180 is apportioned as follows: -8% for building/utilities expenses, 52% for operational expenses, 15% for new books/audios/videos, and 41% for staff expenditures. Staff expenditures include a 2% cost of living increase.
This year’s budget includes a huge change for West Hurley patrons – the elimination of fines for overdue materials borrowed from the West Hurley Library. Patrons will still be billed for items that are not returned. The bill will be removed if the item is returned in a timely manner.
2016 Proposed Budget
There are two positions available on the board. The candidates running for reelection to the board are Bill Bizovi and Norman Bowie.