A regular meeting of the San Francisco Public Library Commission will be held as follows:


DATE:††††††††††† Thursday, January 19, 2006

TIME:†††††††††††† 4:00 p.m.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

PLACE:††††††††††††† Koret Auditorium, Main Library, lower level


The meeting will be called to order.


1.†††††††† PUBLIC COMMENT†††††††††††††††††††††††

(This item is to allow members of the public to comment generally on matters within the Commissionís purview as well as to suggest new agenda items for the Library Commissionís consideration.)


2.††††††††††† APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ACTION

Presentation of, discussion of, and possible action to approve the Minutes of the regular Commission meeting of December 15, 2005.

Explanatory documents: draft minutes


3.†††††††† NOE VALLEY BRANCH LIBRARY†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ACTION

Presentation of and discussion of the renovation of the Noe Valley Branch Library, and possible action to redesign or increase the project budget.

Explanatory documents: Noe Valley Tabulation of Bids; Carey & Co December 9, 2005 letter; December 2005 revised scheme floor plans; Noe Valley Branch LibraryRenovation FAQ


4.†††††††† BOND PROGRAM MANAGERíS REPORT ††††††††††††††††††††† DISCUSSION

(This is a discussion item to allow the Branch Library Bond Program Manager to report on recent bond program related activities and make announcements.)

This report will consist of an informational presentation: none; regular reports: program budget, schedule, and construction reports; active projects; and community outreach; and special reports: none

Explanatory documents: current Budget Report and Branch Library Summary Schedules



(This item is to allow Commissioners to indicate an interest in serving as President or Vice

President of the Commission and to nominate themselves or fellow commissioners for the

Offices of President or Vice President of the Public Library Commission.)


6.†††††††† ADJOURNMENT (requires motion and public comment)††† ACTION


M. Housh, Secretary. 1/12/05



Explanatory documents: Copies of listed explanatory documents are available as follows: (1) from the Commission Secretary/Custodian of Records, Main Library, 6th Floor, (2) in the rear of the Koret Auditorium immediately before and during the meeting, and (3)to the extent possible, on the Library's website at

Additional materials not listed as explanatory documents on this agenda, if any, that are distributed to the Library Commissioners prior to or during the meeting in connection with any agenda item will be available to the public for inspection and copying in accordance with Government Code Section 54954.1 and Sunshine Ordinance ßß 67.9, 67.28(b)& 67.28(d).