Five new members named to Greater Victoria library board

Councillors from Saanich, Esquimalt and View Royal, and citizen reps from Victoria and Langford added to GVPL board

Five new faces grace the Greater Victoria Public Library board for 2014.

Saanich Coun. Dean Murdock, Esquimalt Coun. Lynda Hundleby, View Royal Coun. John Rogers and citizen representatives Kathy Santini of Victoria and Gabrielle Goudy of Langford were added as trustees during the board’s first meeting of the year.

Saanich resident Greg Bunyan was re-elected to his second term as chair, while Oak Bay Coun. Kevin Murdoch was re-elected vice chair.

“We started 2014 with the opening of the beautiful new Emily Carr Branch at Uptown and we are looking forward to an exciting rest of the year including gathering community input on our new strategic plan,” Bunyan said.

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