At its Board meeting held on 22 April 2021, the Geelong Regional Library Corporation (GRLC) resolved to place the Draft Budget 2021-22 and Strategic Resource Plan 2021-2025 on public exhibition in preparation for adoption on 17 June 2021.
The Draft Budget indicates the levels of recurrent income and expenditure, the capital works projects to be undertaken during the year and the level of expenditure on library materials in support of the Strategic Resource Plan.
In accordance with the Local Government Act 1989, a copy of the Draft Budget is available for inspection on our website until Friday 21 May 2021. Any person may make a written submission on these documents in accordance with section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989. They, or their representative, may request to present the submission at a Special Meeting to be held on Thursday, 27 May 2021 at 5:30pm.
Submissions must be lodged no later than close of business Friday, 21 May 2021 to the Chief Executive Officer via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Following consideration of any submissions, GRLC will meet to adopt the Draft Budget and Strategic Resource Plan at its Board Meeting on 17 June 2021 at 5:00 pm.
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We are busy planning to welcome new library members and staff from Colac Oway Shire soon.
All our branches and mobile libraries will be closed for the Queen's Birthday public holiday.
In line with recent Victorian Government advice, we are pleased to announce that Geelong Regional Libraries’ branches and mobile libraries will re-open to the public on Monday 7 June (at the regular branch opening time).
Due to the recent announcement of a statewide lockdown for Victoria, Geelong Regional Library Corporation will be closing all branches and mobile library services from Thursday 27 May (at the usual branch closing time), and will re-open on Monday 7 June (at usual branch opening time), pending any further announcements from the State Government.
The Victorian Government today announced the return of restrictions for residents of Greater Melbourne to manage the recent cluster of COVID-19 cases.
The Special Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday 27 May, has been cancelled.