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The Somerset County Library Commission is the governing board for the Somerset County Library System. The Commission is composed of seven residents of Somerset County, appointed by the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders for five year terms. One member of the Freeholder Board also serves as a liaison between the Commission and the Freeholders.

The Library Commission sets all policies for Somerset County Library System, including operating and personnel policies. All Library Commission meetings are held at the *Bridgewater Library branch, except the December 4 meeting, which will take place at the Hillsborough Library branch*. The Commission meets at 7 PM on the first Wednesday of each month, as follows:


February 6, 2019

March 6, 2019

April 3, 2019

May 1, 2019

June 5, 2019

July 10 (tentative)

September 4, 2019

October 2, 2019

November 6, 2019

December 4, 2019 [this meeting will be at the Hillsborough Library branch]

January 8, 2020

Commission meetings are open to the public.

From time to time vacancies occur on the Library Commission. Anyone interested in serving on the Commission may complete an application and return it to the library. Applications are kept on file for 3 years.

The email address for the Library Commission is

Somerset County Library Commission Members

Corinne Fender
Catherine Heldt
Christine Madrid
Donald J. Rica
Nancy Stoll
Anthony Suriano, Chair
Ken Utter

Brian K. Auger, Secretary/County Library Administrator
Brian Gallagher, Freeholder Liaison

Legal Counsel

Bernstein and Associates of New Jersey
Bevan, Mosca and Guidatta
Plosia Cohen LLC
Weiner Law Group

Somerset County Library Commission Meeting Agendas

Somerset County Library Commission Meeting Minutes (Minutes are posted after approval)

Somerset County Library Commission Meeting Resolutions

Somerset County Library Commission Meeting Signed Resolutions & Financials

Library Commission Member Form

Open Public Records Act Form

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