Birmingham Public Library Board Minutes


May 20, 2010

12:00 p.m.

Central Library Boardroom

Meeting Called By

Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch, President

Type of Meeting

Regular Board Meeting


Trustees: Gwendolyn B. Guster Welch, President; Judge Shanta' Owens, Vice-President; Bryding Adams, Nell Allen, Gwendolyn R. Amamoo, Reverend Anthony Johnson, Samuel Rumore, Dora Sims
Staff: Irene S. Blalock, Director; Pamela O. Lyons, Associate Director; Angela Fisher Hall, Associate Director; Hope Cooper, Virginia Guthrie, Sandra Crawley, Janine Langston, Linda Wilson, Jim Baggett, Rochelle Sides-Renda, Sandi Lee
Others Present: Terry Oglesby, City Architect; Hannah Wolfson, Birmingham News; Ethel Maddy, Woodlawn neighborhood; Edward Maddox, Woodlawn Neighborhood Association president; Lillie F. Cole, Kingston Neighborhood Association president; Sterling Fields, East Birmingham Neighborhood Association; Bobby E. Horne, North Avondale Neighborhood Association president; Jennifer Neely, Recorder

Board Members Not Attending

Thomas Adams and Georgia Morgan Blair

Call To Order

Public Voices

Terry Oglesby, City Architect



Library Closings

Committee Reports

Friends Advocacy Committee Report

Unfinished Business

Director's Report


Submitted By

Irene S. Blalock, Secretary