The Mamaroneck Public Library has announced that the 2018-2019 budget vote has passed overwhelmingly. The total count of votes was 178 “Yes” votes, and 33 “No” votes for their 2018-2019 budget in the amount of $2,765,105.00.
The budget, which will rise 1% from the current budget, allows for modest increases in books and media, as well as updated maintenance contracts for the facility’s mechanical systems, such as HVAC.
There were 9 Mamaroneck residents running for 4 open 3-year positions, and one Mamaroneck resident running to fill the unfinished term of a Trustee who left the Board.
Nancy Tucci, Paul Ryan, Leonard Tallevi and Janice Goldklang were elected for 3-year terms to begin on June 1, 2018. Clayton Otto, will fill the unexpired term of a former Trustee.
“We are so pleased to have a positive response to the vote, which will allow us to continue our commitment of service to the community,” said Martha Sokol McCarty, President, Board of Trustees.
“We would like to thank the residents of the Village of Mamaroneck for their continued support, “ added Susan Riley, Library Director.