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City Seeks Applicants for Board of Library Trustees

PALMDALE - The City of Palmdale is seeking engaged, motivated and community-minded volunteers to serve for two Board of Library Trustees positions that will expire on June 30, of 2022.

Interested individuals may find the duties and responsibilities, and the application on the City’s website at, or in the City Clerk’s office, located at 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite C. The deadline to return applications is Thursday, May 16, 2019 by 6 pm in the City Clerk’s office.

The Library Board is responsible for establishing all Library policies and fees, helping with future planning and goal-setting, and acting as a liaison with groups such as the Friends of the Library, the City of Palmdale, and others. The Board also helps advocate for the Library with elected officials and community stakeholders. “Are you looking for a volunteer opportunity, interested in public libraries and understand their importance in meeting the educational, recreational, and informational needs of the community?” asked Palmdale Communications Manager John Mlynar. “We’re looking for engaged, motivated and community-minded volunteers to serve on this important board.” Applications for this non-paid position are available on the City’s Web site at and in the City Clerk’s office, 38300 Sierra Highway, Suite C. Qualified candidates must be Palmdale residents, demonstrate interest in the Palmdale City Library, and able to attend regular meetings of the Board on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm. Applicants are encouraged to attach a resume. As part of the final selection process, applicants will be required to pass a Livescan fingerprint scan submission via the California Department of Justice. If appointed, a completed state mandated Statement of Economic Interests Form 700 would be required. For more information, please call the City Clerk at 661/267-5151. 

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