The New York City Council Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations held a preliminary budget hearing on Wednesday (March 8, 2017) and leaders of the three NYC library systems testified and answered questions. A video of the hearing is available along with several text documents. All items are linked below.
The hearing/video begins with a discussion of NYC libraries. It runs 110 minutes.
- Linda E. Johnson, President and CEO of Brooklyn Public Library
- Anthony Marx, President and CEO of the New York Public Library
- Dennis M. Walcott, President and CEO of Queens Library