The Library Commission consists of five residents of the City of
Calabasas whose members are appointed by the City Council for a term of 3 years. The
Commission is to act in an advisory capacity to the City Council in all matters pertaining
to the management, administration, operation, development, improvement and maintenance
municipal libraries and the provision of library services within the City. The Commission
||Provide oversight of the City of Calabasas Municipal Library, its collections and staff.
||Review contracts for library services, acquisitions and equipment.
||Develop and implement library goals and objective.
||Communicate and provide liaison with the "Friends of the Library" and their
counterparts in other jurisdictions.
A. The commission shall consist of six (6)
members who shall, with the exception of the sixth member, be lawful
residents of the city and electors during their respective terms of
office. The sixth member shall be an ex-officio, nonvoting member and
shall be a resident of the City of Hidden Hills and shall be appointed,
removed and/or replaced by a majority vote of the Hidden Hills city
B. All commissioners shall hold office for
three (3) years. Notwithstanding the expiration of a term, a
commissioner shall continue until his or her successor has been
C. If a vacancy occurs other than by
expiration of a term, a new commissioner shall be appointed in the
manner as set forth in this section and shall serve the unexpired
portion of the term.
D. The commission may appoint or reappoint
a high school student lawfully resident in the city as a nonvoting
commissioner for a one-year term.
The commissioners shall serve without
compensation, but may receive reimbursement for actual and necessary
expenses incurred in connection with the performance of their duties. No
expense of any kind shall be incurred by the commission or any
commissioner, unless first authorized and approved by the city council.