Library Board of Trustees


  • 5:00 pm
  • Third Tuesday of each month
  • Downtown Library - 2nd Floor
    401 19th Street
    Rock Island, IL 61201
2023 Meeting Dates
January 17February 21March 21 (CANCELED)
April 18May 16June 20
July 18August 15September 19
October 17November 21December 19

Board Responsibilities

The Rock Island Public Library is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees who are appointed by the Mayor. Time for public comment is provided at the beginning of each meeting.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.

Most Recent Agenda | View All Agendas Prior to January 16, 2018

Minutes are also available following approval.

Most Recent Minutes | View All Prior to January 16, 2018


Deborah Freiburg
Term expires April 2025
Patrick Mahar
Term expires April 2024
Jenni Swanson
Term expires April 2025
Karen Phillips
Term expires April 2024
Jo Noon
Term expires April 2023
Jacki Nelson
Term expires April 2023
Eudell Watts, III
Term expires April 2025
Dr. Yolanda Grandberry Pugh
Term expires April 2024
Elizabeth Russell
Term expires April 2023