Homer Public Library
500 Hazel Avenue
Homer, Alaska 99603
M E M O R A N D U M 12-166
TO: Mayor and Council
THROUGH: Walt Wrede, City Manager
FROM: Ann Dixon, Library Director
DATE: October 17, 2012
RE: Rasmuson Foundation Tier 1 Award
The Rasmuson Foundation has awarded $18,852 to the City of Homer - Homer Public Library for collection enhancement. The award funds will be used to expand and update the current collection by purchasing books, audiobooks, DVDs, music, and reference materials. Funds from the award must be spent by September 30, 2013 with a report due 30 days thereafter.
RECOMMENDATION: Approve Ordinance 12-50 accepting the Rasmuson Foundation Tier 1 award for collection enhancement and authorizing the Library Director to execute the Award agreement.