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Library Advisory Committee

The Library Advisory Committee meets on the second Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise noted. Check the Agenda posted prior to the meeting for location details.

The next meeting is scheduled for January 9, 2019 at 6:30pm. See the Agenda for meeting location. 

 A Final Summary Report - Pacifica Libraries Opportunities (available here) from the Library Advisory Committee was presented to the City Council at its January 22, 2018 meeting.

The Library Advisory Committee (LAC) was formed by Resolution No. 02-2016 adopted by the City Council on January 11, 2015 to serve in an advisory capacity to City staff on the New Pacifica Library project. The Library Advisory Committee shall:

  1. Increase project transparency by holding meetings open to the community and in compliance with Brown Act requirements; 
  2. Assist City staff by providing feedback on various elements of the project such as project priorities, direction, and selection of professional consultants as needed; 
  3. Facilitate communication between the City and community in various ways including engaging in public outreach to solicit feedback and opinions on the Library project.

Most committee members are appointed as representatives of other community stakeholder groups. Details are available in the Library Advisory Committee roster.

Committee Members:
Cindy Abbott, Chair, email
Caroline Barba, email
Jerry Crow, email
Barbara Eikenberry, email
Anne Evers Hitz, email
Ryan Kraske, email 
David Leal, email 
Kathy Long, email
Eric Ruchames, Vice Chair, email
Kellie Samson, email
Kathy Shiokari, email (Pacifica School District representative)
Andrew Lie, email (Jefferson Union High School District representative)
Vacant, Pacifica Chamber of Commerce
Vacant, Bond Oversight Committee
Sue Vaterlaus, City Council Liaison, email
Deirdre Martin, City Council Liaison, email

City Staff Contact:
Tina Wehrmeister, Planning Director, email

More Information

For more information about the  New Pacifica Library project, visit the project webpage.

Final Summary Report - Pacifica Libraries Opportunities 

Meeting Minutes

Archived Agendas

More on Presentations

2018 Library Advisory Committee Presentations