Board of Trustees
The Dixon Public Library is governed by a Board of Trustees. There are nine trustees appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. Terms are three years long.
The board consists of the following members as of November 14, 2022.
Elected Officials’ Email Addresses
Annual Meeting Schedule
Board Meetings are held on the second Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. [5 ILCS 120/2.02(b)].
Library board meetings are open to the general public. They are generally held in the library meeting room on the lower level. The library is accessible with a level access at the rear. On occasion other suitable locations may be used. Notice that another location is to be used will be properly made at least 48 hours ahead of time.
Meeting Notices and Agendas
Notices and agendas for board meetings Agendas can be found attached to the calendar, [5 ILCS 120/2.02(b)] Click for the calendar. Agendas will be posted at least 48 hours before the meeting.
Click this link to find Approved Library Board Minutes. [5 ILCS 120/2.06(b).]
Employee Compensation Package
The Library Director, Antony Deter's compensation package is subject to the following requirements. The total compensation package is $91,791.44.
Six days after approving the annual budget, a library that participates in the IMRF must post on its website the total compensation package for each employee having a total compensation package that exceeds $75,000. Also, at least six days prior to approving an employee compensation package that equals or exceeds $150,000, the library must post the total compensation package information on its website. Alternatively, a library can choose to post a notice on its website identifying where the public can obtain compensation package information (i.e., at the library’s main office). For libraries without a website, the information must be posted at their main office. [5 ILCS 120/7.3].
Information about the public body
The library operates according to Federal and State statutes and in compliance with policies adopted by the Board of Trustees.