By Tara Kwan
The Monterey Park City Council held a special meeting on Monday, September 11 to appoint two members to the Library Board of Trustees.
The Monterey Park City Council appointed David Barron to his second term and Andrew Yam was appointed to his first term.
There were two vacant seats due to the term expirations of trustees Barron and Maria Elena Yepes. A total of four applications from Barron who was seeking reappointment, Anthony Felix, Gustavo Reynoso, and Andrew Yam- were received.
The Library Board of Trustees administers the Monterey Park Library with City Librarian Norma Arvizu serving as city librarian. Its five members are each limited to two terms of three years for a total of six years..
Currently, the Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm at the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library (318 S. Ramona Ave. Monterey Park, CA 91754).