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
  • Peter Smet – Board Vice-President – BASD representative
  • Megan Barker – Board Secretary
  • Tom Preusker – City Council representative
  • Jordan Debbink
  • Rosemarie Buse
  • Walter “Chip” Bahr
  • Carol Chaffee

2018 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 23
February 27
March 27
April 24
May 22
June 26
July 24
August 28
September 25
October 23
November 27
December 18

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.