November 12, 2014 Budget Meeting Minutes


Vermilion Parish Library

Board of Control

Special Meeting—2015 Budget Meeting

November 12, 2014


President, Ricky Luquette called the Vermilion Parish Public Library Board of Control budget meeting to order on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 4:45PM at the Abbeville Library. The following members were present:  Ricky Luquette, R. Brady Broussard, Jr., Jane Barras, Betty Girouard, Melanie Hensgens and Leon Broussard, Police Jury ex-officio. Absent were Mayor Wayne Theriot, and Rev. Wayne Landry.  Guest were: Felicia Williams, Charlotte Trosclair, library director and Amy Stelly, business manager.

Prayer was led by Mr. Ricky Luquette.

Pledge of Allegiance was led by Ms. Jane Barras.

On the motion of R. Brady Broussard, Jr. seconded by Jane Barras and carried the board unanimously voted to approve the 2015 budget. Comments were presented by Ms. Felicia Williams. She would like to see the library invest in a self-pay system similar to Lafayette and to allow 5 free copies to patrons on a daily basis.


There being no further business and upon motion of Betty Girouard and seconded by Leon Broussard the meeting was adjourned.




Ricky Luquette, Board President



Charlotte Trosclair, Secretary