City manager explains strategy to Library Board
December 16, 2020
Sweet Home's Library Board meeting on Dec. 10 was rife with tension, as City Manager Ray Towry attended to discuss the budget and recent furlough notices.
The board members in attendance, Eva Jurney, Kevin Hill, Charlene Adams and Don Hopkins, had tough questions for the city manager. City Councilors Greg Mahler, Diane Gerson and Susan Coleman also attended.
After Hill, the chair, opened the meeting for discussion, Towry said, "I'd like to start with an apology. We have kind of left the library board out on an island, at least during my tenure here."
He added that he'd like to open up bette...