Board of Trustees at city of Boston Public Library

Be sure to check out this interesting series of articles
from Boston on the
appointment of a State Rep. Under investigation for ethics
violations to the BPL Board of Tustees.



Don Saklad
writes

\"The Board of trustees of our city
of Boston public library
department represent the public interest in improving our
urban public library! http:/
/www.bpl.org/WWW/news/angeloscaccia.html
BPL Press Release
January 22, 2000
Mayor Menino names Representative Scaccia to the Boston
Public
Library\'s Board of Trustees

Mayor Thomas M. Menino today announced the appointment
of State Representative Angelo M. Scaccia of Hyde Park
to the Boston Public Library’s Board of Trustees.
The nine-member board is responsible for setting library
policy, overseeing the general administration of the
library and serving as an advocate for the needs of the
library and its customers in the community...[more]


http://www.bostonherald.com/bostonherald/lonw/sjc03
102000.htm

SJC hears case on legislator who golfed and dined
with lobbyists

Scaccia, D-Boston, was fined in 1996 in part for an Amelia
Island, Fla., trip partly financed by the insurance
industry. The [Ethics] commission found evidence that showed
Scaccia, House chair of the Taxation Committee, sponsored
bills and held hearings after the outings that favored the
insurance industry.

http://www.bostonherald.com/bostonherald/lonw/gif
ts03062000.htm

Boston legislator fights fine over gifts from lobbyists
Associated Press
Monday, March 6, 2000

Rep. Angelo M. Scaccia is appealing a state Ethics
Commission ruling that the Hyde Park Democrat violated
ethics codes by accepting golf games and dinners.

Link to city of Boston public library department board
http://www.bpl.o
rg/WWW/trustees.html

http:/
/www.bpl.org/WWW/news/angeloscaccia.html

Click here for link to Boston Regional Library System BRLS
http://www.bpl.org/brls/news/bfly_February%202000.ht

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