Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Public Hearing Notice for LSTA Advisory Committee Meeting

A Public Hearing will be held at the Comfort Inn & Suites in DeForest, WI on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. The address is 5025 County Hwy. V, DeForest, WI (http://bit.ly/1XtQNOw).

The LSTA Advisory Committee, appointed by the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, will discuss and make recommendations on grant categories and budget amounts for LSTA projects to take place between April 1, 2017 – March 31, 2018. Included in the categories to be considered for funding are projects to increase access to information and resources through technology and to promote accessibility and literacy for users of public libraries. 

Image of a microphone to speak at a public hearing
Image of a microphone to speak at a public hearing
Courtesy of Pixabay.com

As part of the meeting, a public hearing will be held beginning at 10:00 a.m. to allow interested persons to testify on future LSTA process and priorities for 2017. If you cannot attend the meeting and would like to contribute testimony to be considered at the hearing, please email Terrie Howe  (teresa.howe@dpi.wi.gov) by 12:00 noon Wednesday, June 1, 2016  OR call (608) 266-2413.

Written by Terrie Howe
Public Library Development Team