There is an unexpected vacancy on the Meridian Library Board of Trustees. According to Idaho Code 33-2716, the vacancy will be filled by appointment for the interim, then will be open to election in May 2015. The Board is currently accepting applications to fill this vacancy. If you or anyone you know is interested, application packets are available at the Cherry Lane Library. Board members must live within the library district boundaries and be at least 18 years of age. It is also beneficial to be a library patron, familiar with the mission of public libraries in general, and the Meridian Library specifically. You must submit an application, resume, and cover letter to be considered. Applications will be accepted until 8:00 p.m. of July 21. Applications will be reviewed, and potential candidates interviewed in August, and the successor sworn in at the September meeting.