Run for Trustee...
The Library has a seven member, elected Board of Trustees, serving three-year terms. Three seats are up for election on Town Meeting Day, March 6, 2018. Anyone interested in running, should contact the Town Clerk’s office (885-2104) for the necessary petitions and filing deadlines. Candidates must be registered voters in Springfield.
Prospective candidates, who would like to see the board in operation, may attend one of its public meetings:
- Tuesday, December 12, 6:30pm [cancelled due to bad weather]
- Tuesday, January 9, 6:30pm
Duties of a trustee include attending monthly meetings, setting library policy, evaluating the director, planning for the future, and advocating for the library.