Meeting: Huntingburg Library Board

The Huntingburg Library Board  met Thursday and:

• Heard that Director Lisa McWilliams attended the Indiana Library Federation conference and came back with ideas about how to engage the public in developing programming that fits the community.

• Heard that a certificate of deposit that matured recently was reinvested at Freedom Bank with a 1.25% interest rate.

• Heard that the report from the recent audit by the Indiana Board of Accounts should be received by the end of the year.

• Heard that the 2020 budget has been filed.

• Discussed quotes for phone service for the library as the contact with AVAYA of Santa Clara, California, has expired.

• Heard that Tri-State Fire Protection Inc. of Newburgh inspected the library’s sprinklers and extinguishers for $145 and completed necessary repairs. The repairs will be• billed at a later date.

• Approved a staff increase of 3% across the board. It will take effect January 1.

• Approved closing the library at 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, for a staff Christmas party.

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