Library Board

Library policies are enacted by the Library Board of Trustees, a panel of local citizens who are appointed by the Mayor of the City of Burlington and confirmed by the Common Council to oversee library activities in accordance with Chapter 43 of the Wisconsin state statutes.

Library Board Members:

  • Bridget Savaglia, Board President
  • Danielle Larson, Board Vice-President
  • Walter “Chip” Bahr, Board Secretary
  • Peter Smet – BASD representative
  • Tom Preusker – City Council representative
  • Carol Chaffee
  • Sarah Guard
  • Susan Musgrave
  • Kaitlyn Frohmader – Non-voting student appointee

2019 Meeting Schedule:

Meetings typically take place on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the library.  Agendas and Minutes for meetings are posted to the city website.  Members of the public are welcome to attend.

● January 22
● February 26
● March 26
● April 30
● May 28
● June 25
● July 23
● August 27
● September 24
● October 22
● November 26
● December 17

The members of the Board of Trustees are governed by the By-Laws of the Burlington Public Library Board of Trustees, adopted in 1981 and revised regularly since that time.