Regents-Approved Public Library Charter Actions: 2009

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Library ID Code Name Community/
County
System Action Detail

Date

Popu. (2000 Census)

Type

Area

Popu. (2000 Census)

Type

Area

1200041160 Cattaraugus Free Library Cattaraugus/                Cattaraugus Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Town of New Albion; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; and to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 6/22/2009
1,075
Association
Village
2,068
Association
Town
1200041715 Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library Delevan/                 Cattaraugus Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  6/22/2009
4,210
Public
Town
4,210
Public
Town
1200043800 King Memorial Library Machias/             Cattaraugus Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Town of Machias; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 6/22/2009
2,482
Public
Town
2,482
Public
Town
1200061460 Clymer-French Creek Free Library Clymer/ Chautauqua Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Clymer and the Town of French Creek; and to change the number of trustees from seven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen. 9/15/2009 2,436 Association Town 2,436 Association Other
1200064000 Mayville Library Mayville/             Chautauqua Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Town of Chautauqua and to change the number of current trustees from nine to be not less than five nor more than fifteen. 6/22/2009
4,666
Association
Town
4,666
Association
Town
1200064050 Alexander Findley Community Library Mina/ Chautauqua Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from nine to be not less than five nor more than eleven. 9/15/2009 1,176 Association Town 1,176 Association Town
1200065590 Ripley Free Library Ripley/
Chautauqua
Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Ripley; to change the number of trustees from fifteen to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 5/18/2009 2,636 Association Town 2,636 Association Town
1200142560 Gowanda Free Library Gowanda/ Cattaraugus and Erie Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Persia (Cattaraugus County) and the Village of Gowanda (Cattaraugus and Erie Counties); to change the number of trustees from seven to be not less than five nore more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 9/15/2009 2,842 Association Village 3,368 Association Other
2000000000 Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library Plattsburgh/ Clinton Clinton-Essex-Franklin  Amendment Amended to change the name of the corporation to "Clinton-Essex-Franklin Library System"; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 9/15/2009
2000153500 Lake Placid Public Library Lake Placid/
Essex
Clinton-Essex-Franklin  Amendment Amended to designate the service area of the library to be the Lake Placid Central School District; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 4/20/2009
5,899
Public
School District
5,899
Public
School District
2000155945 Schroon Lake Public Library Schroon/ Essex Clinton-Essex-Franklin  Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Schroon; to change the number of trustees from seven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  9/15/2009 1,759 Public Town 1,759 Public Town
2000156700 Wadhams Free Library Wadhams/
Essex
Clinton-Essex-Franklin  Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen. 4/20/2009
250
Association
Village
250
Association
Village
Dodge Library West Chazy/ Clinton Clinton-Essex-Franklin  Dissolution Dissolution of school district public library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Dodge Library, a special legistative district public library, which was granted a provisional charter on October 20, 2008, to serve the residents of the Town of Chazy except for that portion of the Town of Chazy which is located in the Chazy Union Free School District. 9/15/2009
2400050340 Aurora Free Library Aurora/
Cayuga
Finger Lakes Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Ledyard; to specify the trustee term length to be three years; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code 12/15/2009 720 Association Village 1,832 Association Town
2400056175 Port Byron Library Mentz/ Cayuga Finger Lakes Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from six to be not less than seven nor more than eleven; to change the terms of office of the trustees from five years to three years; and to change the corporate address to 12 Mentz Drive, P.O. Box 520, Port Byron, NY 13140. 9/15/2009 2,446 Association Town 2,446 Association Town
2400563730 Lodi Whittier Library Lodi/                       Seneca Finger Lakes Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Town of Lodi, and to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 6/22/2009 1,476 Association Town 1,476 Association Town
2400612690 Groton Public Library Groton/
Tompkins 
Finger Lakes Amendment Amended to designate the service area of the library to be the Groton Central School District; to specify the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than seven; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 4/20/2009
5,843
Public
School District
5,843
Public
School District
2400613230 Tompkins County Public Library Ithaca/
Tompkins
Finger Lakes Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from eleven to fifteen and to change the term of office from five years to three years. 7/28/2009 95,501 Public County 95,501 Public County
2800084920 Oxford Memorial Library Oxford/
Chenango
Four County Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Oxford Academy and Central School District; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 5/18/2009 5,408 Public School District 5,408 Public School District
2800122770 Louise Adelia Read Memorial Library Hancock/          Delaware Four County Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Hancock Central School District; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 6/22/2009 2,906 Public School District 2,906 Public School District
2800126090 Sidney Memorial Public Library Sidney/ Delaware Four County Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Sidney Central School District; and to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen. 9/15/2009 8,088 Public School District 8,088 Public School District
3200104600 North Chatham Free Library Chatham/
Columbia
Mid-Hudson Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Chatham excluding that portion of the town which is located in the Chatham School District and excluding the portion of the census designated place of Niverville as of U.S. Census 2000 and which is located in the Town of Chatham; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than nine nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 4/20/2009
868
Association
Village
1,084
Association
Other
3200133140 The Hyde Park Free Library Hyde Park/
Dutchess
Mid-Hudson Absolute Provisional charter made absolute. 1/13/2009 16,989 Public Special Legislative District 16,989 Public Special Legislative District
3200135160 Pine Plains Free Library Pine Plains/
Dutchess
Mid-Hudson Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen. 7/28/2009 2,569 Public Town 2,569 Public Town
3200193100 Hunter Public Library Hunter/ Greene Mid-Hudson Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Hunter-Tannersville Central School District;  to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; and to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process. 9/15/2009 3,719 Public School District 3,719 Public School District
3200624165 Plattekill Library Modena/
Ulster
Mid-Hudson Absolute Provisional charter made absolute. 1/13/2009 7,803 Public Special Legislative District 7,803 Public Special Legislative District
3600416070 Sherrill-Kenwood Free Library Sherrill Oneida Mid-York Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the City of Sherrill and the census tracts numbered 360530301033009, 360530301033002, 360530301033001, 360530301033005, 360530301033006, 360530301033000, 360530301033003, 360530301033008, 360530301033007, 360530301033019, 360530301033018, 360530301033014, 360530301033020, 360530301033021, 360530301033022, 360530301033054, and 360530301033048, according to the 2000 U.S. Census. 9/15/2009 3,147 Association City 3,583 Association Other
  Poland Public Library Poland/
Herkimer
Mid-York Dissolution Dissolution of village public library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Poland District Public Library, a school district public library, which was granted an absolute charter in the first instance on October 23, 2007, to serve the residents of the Poland Central School District. 2/10/2009  
4000535930 Schenectady County Public Library Schenectady/
Schenectady
Mohawk Valley Amendment Amended to change the number of trustess from eleven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen and that the corporation may appoint additional non-voting ex-officio members to the board as provided by the by-laws of the corporation. 1/13/2009 146,555 Public County 146,555 Public County
4400282610 Great Neck Library Great Neck/
Nassau
Nassau Absolute in the First Instance New association library chartered to serve the residents of the Great Neck Unified Free School District; initially incorporated by the Secretary of State on February 21, 1889. 4/20/2009  
43,426
Association
School District
4400280510 Bayville Free Library Bayville/
Nassau
Nassau Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to seven; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  2/10/2009 7,135 Association Village 7,135 Association Village
5200180635 Byron-Bergen Public Library Bergen/ Genesee Nioga Amendment Amended to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  10/19/2009 5,675 Public Joint Town 5,675 Public Joint Town
5200183560 Woodward Memorial Library LeRoy/                   Genesee Nioga Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the LeRoy School District; and to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 6/22/2009 8,511 Public School District 8,511 Public School District
5200184720 Haxton Memorial Library Oakfield/
Genesee
Nioga Amendment Amended to designate the service area of the library to be the Town of Oakfield; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 4/20/2009
3,203
Public
Town
3,203
Public
Town
5200400460 Barker Free Library Barker/
Niagara
Nioga Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Somerset; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code 12/15/2009 2,865 Association Town 2,865 Association Town
5200404076 Middleport Free Library Middleport/
Niagara
Nioga Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Village of Middleport; to change the number of trustees from eleven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code 12/15/2009 1,917 Association Village 1,917 Association Village
5200453770 Yates Community Library Lyndonville/
Orleans
Nioga Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Lyondonville Central School District and to change the number of trustees from seven to be not less than five nor more than nine. 7/28/2009 4,099 Association School District 4,099 Association School District
5200454020 Lee-Whedon Memorial Library Medina/
Orleans
Nioga Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Medina Central School District; and to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 7/28/2009 11,454 Public School District 11,454 Public School District
5300222170 Evans Mills Public Library Evans Mills/
Jefferson
North Country Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Village of Evans Mills; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code 12/15/2009 605 Public Village 605 Public Village
5600231640 Croghan Free Library Croghan/ Lewis North Country Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Village of Croghan; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 11/17/2009 665 Association Village 665 Association Village
5600234860 Osceola Public Library Osceola/
Lewis
North Country Extention of Provisional Charter Extension of provisional charter for five years to January 13, 2014. 1/13/2009 265 Association Town 265 Association Town
5600464050 Mexico Public Library Mexico/ Oswego North Country Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Village of Mexico; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 9/15/2009 1,572 Public Village 1,572 Public Village
5600465390 Pulaski Public Library Pulaski/
Oswego
North Country Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than eleven. 5/18/2009 2,398 Public Village 2,398 Public Village
5600514270 Morristown Public Library Morristown/ St. Lawrence North Country Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Village of Morristown; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  9/15/2009 456 Association Village 456 Association Village
6000421760 Dewitt Community Library Association, Inc. Dewitt/ Onondaga Onondaga Amendment Amended to change the corporate name to "Dewitt Community Library Association"; to designate the library's service area to be census tracts numbered 014600, 014700, 014800, and 014900 according to the 2000 U.S. Census;  to change the number of trustees from eleven to be not less than five nor more than seventeen; and to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process. 11/17/2009 14,393 Association Other 14,393 Association Other
6000423900 Marcellus Free Library Marcellus/ Onondaga Onondaga Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Town of Marcellus; to change the number of trustees from nine to be not less than five nor more than twenty-five; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  9/15/2009 6,319 Association Town 6,319 Association Town
6000423990 Salina Free Library Mattydale/
Onondaga
Onondaga Amendment Amended to change to the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen. 7/28/2009 11,616 Association Other 11,616 Association Other
6000426200 The Skaneateles Library Association Skaneateles/
Onondaga
Onondaga Absolute in the First Instance New association library chartered to service the residents of the Town of Skaneateles; initially incorporated by the Secretary of State on October 23, 1877.  4/20/2009  
7,323
Association
Town
6400240980 Caledonia Library Association Caledonia/
Livingston
Pioneer Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from eight to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  2/10/2009 4,567 Association Town 4,567 Association Town
6400431880 Bloomfield Public Library East Bloomfield/
Ontario
Pioneer Amendment Amended to change the number of trustess from seven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  1/13/2009 3,361 Public Town 3,361 Public Town
6400656150 Sodus Community Library Sodus/ Wayne Pioneer Absolute in the First Instance New school district public library serving the Sodus Central School District; succeeds the Sodus Free Library, an association village library.  9/15/2009 1,735 Association Village 8,215 Public School District
  Naples Library Naples/
Ontario
Pioneer Dissolution Dissolution of town public library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Naples Library, a school district public library, which was granted an absolute charter in the first instance on October 23, 2007, to serve the residents of the Naples Central School District. 2/10/2009  
6400654950 Palmyra Community Library Palmyra/
Wayne
Pioneer Absolute in the First Instance New special legislative district public library established pursuant to Chapter 459 of the Laws of 2008 to consist of the Town of Palmyra except that portion of the town which is located in the Newark Central School District.  Succeeds the Palmyra Kings Daughters Free Library, an association town library. 2/10/2009
7,672
Association
Town
6,567
Public
Special Legislative District
6400670260 Arcade Free Library Arcade/
Wyoming
Pioneer Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from twelve to be not less than five nor more than twenty-five; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  4/20/2009
4,184
Association
Town
4,184
Association
Town
  Newark Public Library Newark/ Wayne Pioneer Dissolution Dissolution of association village library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Newark Public Library, a school district public library, which was granted an absolute charter in the first instance on October 23, 2006, to serve the residents of the Newark Central School District. 10/19/2009            
7200000000 Ramapo Catskill Library System Middletown/
Orange
Ramapo Catskill Amendment Amended to add the following language:  "The Ramapo Catskill Library System is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future tax code." 12/15/2009
7200442290 Florida Public Library Florida/
Orange
Ramapo Catskill Amendment Amended to change the trustee term length from five years to three years. 4/20/2009
4,679
Public
School District
4,679
Public
School District
7200442930 Highland Falls Library Highland Falls/
Orange
Ramapo Catskill Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from six to be not less than five nor more than fifteen and to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process. 3/17/2009 3,678 Association Village 3,678 Association Village
7200504940 Palisades Free Library Palisades/
Rockland
Ramapo Catskill Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than twenty-five; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code 12/15/2009 961 Association Other 961 Association Other
  Bloomingburg Free Library Bloomingburg/
Sullivan
Ramapo Catskill Dissolution Dissolution of association town library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Town of Mamakating Library District, which was granted a provisional charter on March 23, 2004, as a special legislative district public library pursuant to Chapter 392 of the Laws of 2003, to serve the residents of the library district comprised of the portion of the Town of Mamakating served by the Minisink, Pine Bush and Monticello school districts. 7/28/2009  
Town of Crawford Free Library Pine Bush/ Orange Ramapo Catskill Dissolution Dissolution of association village library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Pine Bush Area Public Library District, which was granted a provisional charter on March 18, 2008, as a special legislative district public library pursuant to Chapter 299 of the Laws of 2007 to serve the residents of the library district comprised of the Town of Crawford. 9/15/2009
  Piermont Public Library Piermont/
Rockland
Ramapo Catskill Dissolution Dissolution of village public library and the distribution of the corporation's assets to the Piermont Library District, which was granted an absolute charter in the first instance on April 2, 2000, as a special legislative district public library pursuant to Chapter 420 of the Laws of 1998, to serve the residents of the library district comprised of the portion of the Town of Orangeburg which is located in the Village of Piermont. 7/28/2009  
7600525710 Woman's Round Lake Improvement Society Round Lake/
Saratoga
Southern Adirondack Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from six to be not less than five nor more than eleven; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code 12/15/2009 13,005 Association Town 13,005 Association Town
7600630750 Bolton Free Library Bolton Landing/
Warren
Southern Adirondack Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine. 1/13/2009 2,117 Association Town 2,117 Association Town
7600642320 Fort Edward Free Library Fort Edward/
Washington
Southern Adirondack Amendment Amended to designate the service area of the library to be the town of Fort Edward; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 4/20/2009
3,141
Association
Village
5,892
Association
Town
7600643090 Hudson Falls Free Library Hudson Falls/ Washington Southern Adirondack Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Hudson Falls Central School District; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  9/15/2009 11,171 Association Town 13,436 Association School District
7600632720 Town of Johnsburg Library North Creek/
Warren
Southern Adirondack Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from seven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen and to change the length of the terms of the trustees so that they shall be appointed by the town board for a full term of three years. 3/17/2009 2,450 Public Town 2,450 Public Town
7600636770 Richards Library Warrensburg/      Warren Southern Adirondack Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library to be the Towns of Warrensburg and Thurman; to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 6/22/2009 4,255 Association Town 5,454 Association Other
7800020120 Alfred Box of Book Library Alfred/
Allegany
Southern Tier Absolute Provisional charter made absolute. 3/17/2009 5,140 Association Town 5,140 Association Town
7800575382 Prattsburg Free Library Prattsburg/
Steuben
Southern Tier Absolute Provisional charter made absolute. 2/10/2009 2,064 Association Town 2,064 Association Town
7800575400 Pulteney Free Library Pulteney/
Steuben
Southern Tier Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from nine to be not less than five nor more than nine. 12/15/2009 1,405 Association Town 1,405 Association Town
8000580590 South Country Library Bellport/              Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library as the South Country Central School District. 6/22/2009 26,400 Association School District 26,400 Association School District
8000581180 Center Moriches Free Public Library Center Moriches/ Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amended to designate the service area as the Center Moriches Union Free School District; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 9/15/2009 6,518 Public School District 6,518 Public School District
80000581680 Cutchogue New Suffolk Free Library Cutchogue/
Suffolk
Suffolk Amendment Amended to define the service area as the Cutchogue residents of Mattituck-Cutchogue Union Free School District and the residents of the New Suffolk Common School District. 5/18/2009 3,392 Association School District 3,186 Association Other
8000582650 Floyd Memorial Library Greenport/                   Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amend to define the service area of the library as the Greenport Union Free School District and the Oysterponds Union Free School District. 6/22/2009 5,296 Association School District 5,296 Association Other
8000583980 Mattituck-Laurel Library Mattituck/            Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library as the Census Designated Place (CDP) of Mattituck and the CDP of Laurel (according to the 2000 U.S. Census) 6/22/2009 5,770 Association School District 5,386 Association Other
8000585430 Quogue Library Quogue/ Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Quogue Union Free School District; and to change the number of trustees from six to be not less than nine or more than fifteen. 9/15/2009 1,206 Association School District 1,206 Association School District
8000585600 Riverhead Free Library Riverhead/ Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amended to designate the service area to be the Riverhead Central School District; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 10/19/2009 32,270 Association School District 32,270 Association School District
8000585790 John Jermain Memorial Library Sag Harbor/                Suffolk Suffolk Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library as the Sag Harbor Union Free School District; to change the term of office of members of the Board of Trustees from seven years to three years; and to change the method of selection of trustees from a board vote to a public election. 6/22/2009 6,631 Association School District 6,631 Association School District
8000586210 Southold Free Library Southold/
Suffolk
Suffolk Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library as the Southold Union Free School District. 7/28/2009 5,978 Association School District 5,978 Association School District
8000587040 Westhampton Free Library Westhampton/
Suffolk
Suffolk Amendment Amended to define the service area of the library as the Westhampton Beach Union Free School District. 7/28/2009 5,759 Association School District 5,759 Association School District
8400011475 Cohoes Public Library Cohoes/
Albany
Upper Hudson Amendment Amended to change the number of trustess from seven to be not less than five nor more than eleven; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  1/13/2009 15,521 Public City 15,521 Public City
8400491135 Castleton Public Library Castleton/
Rensselaer
    Amended to change the number of trustess from seven to be not less than five nor more than fifteen; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code.  2/10/2009 1,619 Public Village 1,619 Public Village
8400495060 Petersburg Public Library Petersburg/
Rensselaer
Upper Hudson Amendment Amended to change the corporate name to "Petersburgh Public Library"; to change the number of trustess from five to be not less than five nor more than eleven; to designate the Commissioner of Education as the agent of the corporation for the purpose of service of process; and to add 501(c)(3) language of the Internal Revenue Code. 1/13/2009 1,563 Public Town 1,563 Public Town
  Friends of the Voorheesville Central School District Public Library Voorheesville/
Albany
Upper Hudson Amendment Amendment to the certificate of incorporation to change the corporate name to "Friends of the Voorheesville Public Library". 1/13/2009  
8800660540 Bedford Free Library Bedford/
Westchester
Westchester Amendment Amended to specify the service area of the library to be coincident with the Bedford Village Fire District. 1/13/2009 4,752 Association Other 4,752 Association Other
8800661990 Eastchester Public Library Eastchester/
Westchester
Westchester Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine. 2/10/2009 18,564 Public Town 18,564 Public Town
8800662630 Greenburgh Public Library Elmsford/ Westchester Westchester Amendment Amended to change the range of trustees from "not less than five nor more than seven" to "not less than seven nor more than nine". 11/17/2009 41,828 Public Special Legislative District 41,828 Public Special Legislative District
8800663190 Irvington Public Library, Guiteau Foundation Irvington/
Westchester
Westchester Amendment Amended to change the number of trustees from five to be not less than five nor more than nine. 1/13/2009 6,631 Public Village 6,631 Public Village
8800665015 Town of Pelham Public Library Pelham/
Westchester
Westchester Absolute Provisional charter made absolute. 4/20/2009
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See also: Types of Libraries: A Comparison and New Public Library Districts 1999-present

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