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The Milwaukee Public Library is a department of the City of Milwaukee, like the Health Department or the Fire Department. The City Librarian, who is the department head, is appointed by the Mayor and sits on the Mayor's cabinet. "The general management, regulation and control of the library shall be vested in a Board of Trustees...," reads the bylaws of the Board. There are 12 members of the Board of Trustees. 

Schedule of Meetings - 4:00 p.m.

All meetings at Central Library, Community Room I unless otherwise noted. 
Contact the Library Board.

Tuesday, January 28
Tuesday, March 24 - Conference Call
Tuesday, April 28 - Conference Call
Tuesday, May 26 - Video Conference
Tuesday, June 23 - Video Conference
Tuesday, July 28 
Tuesday, September 22 
Tuesday, October 27
Tuesday, November 24 - Central Library, Krug Rare Books Room


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