Library Board

Regular Meetings
  • 5 p.m.
  • The 2nd Monday of every 3rd month
  • Radford Public Library
    30 W Main Street
    Radford, VA 24141
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Members


  • Bruce Van Arsdale, Chairman
    Term expires: June 2017
  • H. Wilson Rankin, Vice-Chair
    Term expires: June 2018
  • Barbara Tait, Secretary
    Term expires: Ex-officio
  • Emma Brockway, Teen Representative
    Term expires: June 2020


  • Annyce Levy
    Term expires: June 2020
  • Sonya Nicely
    Term expires: June 2017
  • John Phillips
    Term expires: June 2018
About the Board
Overview
Board members, who must be residents of the City of Radford, are appointed by the Radford City Council for 4-year terms. Meeting notices are posted in the lobby of the library. All meetings are open to the public.

Responsibilities
Established by the City Code of Ordinances Section 2-365. The Library Board advises the city concerning the public libraries, reading rooms, branches and substations. A professional Library Director is hired and supervised by the City Manager. The Radford Library is supported by the Lamplighters, a local non profit groups that provides volunteers and fund-raising support for the library.