Public Comment at Board Meetings Policy

To facilitate input from the broader library community, Library Board of Trustees meetings shall include two public comment periods, one at the beginning of each meeting, held after the call to order, and another before the close of each meeting.

Each comment period will be limited to 30 minutes, unless extended by the Board.  Each person wishing to speak during a public comment period will be limited to five minutes.

Inquiries regarding this policy or requests for a printed copy should be directed to: Director, Albany Public Library, 161 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York, 12210, (518) 427-4300.


Written on: November 1, 2007
Date of Adoption: November 13, 2007
Policy Amended: October 12, 2010

Last updated: September 12, 2014