About the Library — Library Joint Powers Board


 

Meetings

The current agenda packet, as well as a one year back file, are also available for reference use at the Downtown Branch Library.

Membership

The Board consists of four members:

  • The County Administrative Officer, or his/her designee, from the County of Santa Cruz.
  • The City Manager, or his/her designee, from the City of Santa Cruz.
  • The City Manager, or his/her designee, from the City of Capitola.
  • The City Manager, or his/her designee, from the City of Scotts Valley.

Powers and Duties

The Library Joint Powers Board oversees the operations of the Santa Cruz City County Library systems, setting policies and exercising responsibilities delegated to it in the Joint Powers Agreement. For more information on the duties and procedures of the Board, see the Bylaws. For information on the business agreement between the City of Santa Cruz and the Board, see the Memorandum of Understanding.

 

Staff Contact

Susan Nemitz, Library Director
Administration Headquarters
117 Union St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060
831-427-7706