NOTICE OF MEETING

 

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

 

DATE:†††††††††††† Thursday, December 6, 2007

TIME:††††††††††††† 4:30 PM

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, discussion and possible action to approve the minutes of the regular meeting of November 1, 2007.)

Explanatory document: minutes.

 

3.APPROVAL OF THE MINUTES††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ACTION

(Presentation, discussion and possible action to approve the minutes of the regular meeting of November 15, 2007.)

Explanatory document: minutes.

 

4.CITY LIBRARIANíS REPORT by Luis Herrera†††††††††††††† ††††††††††† ††††††††††† DISCUSSION

(This item is to allow the City Librarian to report on recent Library activities and make announcements.)The City Librarian will give updates on the following topics: Recognition of 2007 library retirees; Main Library first floor remodel; Implementation of recommendations in Controllerís Branch Library Improvement Program (BLIP) Report; Bernal Heights and Potrero branch BLIP projects; and highlights on exhibitions and programs.

 

5.FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY REPORT ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DISCUSSION

(This item is to allow the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library to inform the Commission of their current and proposed activities)

 

6.LIBRARY FINES AND FEES RESOLUTION†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ACTION

(Presentation, discussion and possible action to adopt resolution urging the Board of Supervisors to approve an ordinance amending the Library Fines and Fees Schedule.)

Explanatory documents: Legislative Digest, Draft Ordinance and Resolution

 

 

 

 

7.FISCAL YEAR 2008/09 LIBRARY BUDGET ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DISCUSSION

(Presentation and discussion of the FY 08/09 Budget process and priorities)

Explanatory document:FY 08/09 Budget Priorities

 

8.LABOR UNION REPORT††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††† DISCUSSION

(This item is to allow representatives of labor organizations to report on employee matters within the Commissionís purview as well as to suggest new agenda items for the Library Commissionís consideration.)

 

9. NEW BUSINESS†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††† †††††† DISCUSSION

(This item is to allow Commissioners to introduce new agenda items for consideration.)

 

10.ADJOURNMENT (requires motion & public comment)†††††††††††† ACTION

 

Sue Blackman Library Commission Secretary, 10/26/2007

 

Explanatory documents:Copies of listed explanatory documents are available as follows:(1) from the commission secretary/custodian of records, 6th floor, Main Library; (2) in the rear of Koret Auditorium immediately prior to, and during, the meeting; and (3), to the extent possible, on the Public Libraryís website http://sfpl.org/html/about/libcomm/2007agendas.htm.

 

Additional materials not listed as explanatory documents on this agenda, if any, that are distributed to 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 Sections 67.9, 67.28(b), and 67.28(d).