WPL Board of Trustees

The Library Board of Trustees consists of five (5) City of Washington resident members appointed by the Mayor and two (2) rural Washington County members appointed by the Mayor with approval of the County Board of Supervisors. Appointments are staggered every two (2) years and are served for six (6) years. Trustees may be appointed to serve a second 6 year term on completion of their first term.

Meetings are held every fourth Thursday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at the Washington Free Public Library located at 115 W. Washington Street.


The Washington Free Public Library seeks a new trustee to serve on the board for a 6 year term.The position currently open is for one of the rural representatives, so all applicants for this recruitment MUST live in rural Washington County.  Click on the Library Trustee Application below to download the application and apply!  Or you can pick up an application at the Library!