The name of this planning committee can vary.
You may choose to call it a library space planning committee, library facility needs committee, or something else.
Whatever it is called, it should be established according to municipal protocol for establishing city/town committees. It is charged with completing the space planning and schematic design phase of a major library building project to the MPLCP Level of Design.
In order to launch a building project a board of trustees establishes a study committee comprised of interested individuals and library supporters (and even skeptics), community leaders, library staff, and local officials. This committee will plant the seeds that, after much hard work, will eventually become an improved library building.
Keep the following in mind when forming your committee:
2. The skills
There's no magic number for how many people should serve on the committee, but it's good to remember that it's a working committee, not a talking committee. A lot of work is involved.
Your committee needs to work together as a team.
Each team member should: