February Minutes

Vinton Public Library Meeting – February 8, 2017


The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m.


Those present were: Jeff Mangold, John Mossman, Brent Patterson, Deb Rundlett,  Eric Upmeyer and Denise Follmann. Also present was Virginia Holsten.


Absent:  Peterson


Excused:  Nelson & Smith


Minutes of the January meeting were approved. Motion by Mossman, 2ndby Rundlett


Treasurer’s report was approved.  Motion by Upmeyer , 2nd by Mossman


Correspondence –  None


Old Business –

  • Virginia will contact Chris Ward regarding hiring Keith Bonhar to repair walls at $25/hr. Estimated cost is $500.00. Could this work be started this fiscal year and have the city reimburse the library next fiscal year?


New Business – 

  • Virginia reported that she would like the amount of petty cash ($30) be increased as there is often a need at the 1st of the month. A motion was made by Mossman to increase the amount of petty cash to $40. Seconded by Patterson. Motion passed.

Director's Report-

·       Virginia reported the cost to have fiber optic connected to the building would run $35,000-$40,000. Consideration of this is on hold. Mediacom has been emailed for information regarding more band width.

·       Virginia will be using vacation the last 3 days of February and the first 4-5 days of March.


The meeting adjourned at 5:24 p.m.  Motion by Patterson, 2nd by Rundlett


Respectfully submitted,


Denise Follmann