Library Board of Trustees
Board Type: Exempt
Voters approved a bond issue for creation of the Orange County Library District on September 9, 1980. Chapter 80-555, Laws of Florida, authorized the creation of the Library Board of Trustees.
The Orange County Library Board of Trustees shall consist of five members appointed by the Library District Governing Board. Two members shall be nominees of the City of Orlando and three members shall be nominees of Orange County.
Powers and Duties:
The primary responsibilities of the Orange County Library Board of Trustees are to manage, administer, operate, supervise, oversee, and maintain all library facilities and services, programs, and functions for the benefit of the residents of the Orange County Library District, specifically: A) to acquire real and personal property for library purposes; B) to employ personnel for library purposes; C) to enter into contracts to the extent expressly approved by the Governing Board; D) to adopt and implement policies and procedures for the operation of the library; and E) to submit a budget to the Governing Board for adoption of the millage rate.
Second Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Location changes monthly; call (407) 835-7323 for further information.
Learn more about Orange County public meetings at County Calendar.
Mary Anne Hodel
Orange County Library System
Financial Disclosure is required.
Last Revised: 3/18/2019