Assembly meeting wrap-up
The Petersburg Borough Assembly voted 6-1 to retain the library advisory board.
Advisory boards currently meet to discuss potential issues or programs with borough department heads and then bring those recommendations to the assembly as issues arise.
The assembly has been systematically reviewing advisory boards during the past several months and has let several dissolve. Some criticisms of the boards are that there are often not enough members present to form a quorum or, depending on the board, that there isn’t enough turnover to keep ideas fresh.
Along with the library board, the asse...