Board Members
(Back) Bill Lawrence, City of White Rock; John Van Laerhoven, District of Kent; Les Barkman, City of Abbotsford; Chuck Stam, City of Chilliwack (chair); Sonja Reyerse, Harrison Hot Springs; Bill Dingwall, City of Pitt Meadows. (Front) Maria Harris, Metro Vancouver; Jenny Stevens, District of Mission; Petrina Arnason, Township of Langley; Corisa Bell, City of Maple Ridge; Heather King, City of Delta.

The FVRL Board is comprised of 15 elected officials who are appointed annually from all the member municipalities and regional districts. Each Board member is eligible to serve for a maximum of eight consecutive years. This provides continuity and familiarity with the operation of the Library. The provincial Library Act governs the activities of the Board.

City of Abbotsford

Councillor Les Barkman

District of Hope

Mayor Wilf Vicktor

Metro Vancouver

Director Maria Harris

City of Chilliwack

Councillor Chuck Stam, Chair

District of Kent

Mayor John Van Laerhoven

District of Mission

Councillor Jenny Stevens

City of Delta

Councillor Heather King

City of Langley

Councillor Gayle Martin

City of Pitt Meadows

Councillor Bill Dingwall

Fraser Valley Regional District

Director Ray Boucher

Township of Langley

Councillor Petrina Arnason

City of Port Coquitlam

Councillor Laura Dupont

Village of Harrison Hot Springs

Councillor Sonja Reyerse

City of Maple Ridge

Councillor Corisa Bell

City of White Rock

Councillor Bill Lawrence

Agendas, Minutes and Reports for 2018

Financial Statement Annual Report
January 24 Agenda Minutes
February 21 Agenda Minutes
April 25 Agenda Minutes
May 23 - CANCELLED Agenda Minutes
June 27 Agenda Minutes
September 19 Agenda< Minutes
November 21 Agenda Minutes
December 12 Agenda Minutes

Agendas, Minutes and Reports for 2017

Financial Statement Annual Report
January 25 Agenda Minutes
February 22 Agenda Minutes
March 29 Agenda Minutes
May 24 Agenda Minutes
June 28 Agenda Minutes
September 20 Agenda Minutes
November 22 Agenda Minutes
December 13 Agenda Minutes

For agendas, minutes and reports from previous years, please email Emily Duquette, Executive Office and Information Manager.


The Fraser Valley Regional Library Board’s Regular Meetings are convened in public session. Residents and representatives of community associations and interest groups may attend and address the Board as a delegation and/or in question period.

In order to appear as a delegation, the following conditions must be met:

  1. Written request to speak as a delegation must be submitted to the office of the Chief Executive Officer at least one week prior to the date of the Board Meeting. The request must include details in full of the issue to be addressed and name the organization or interested parties to be represented.
  2. The Board reserves the right to request any additional information regarding a particular issue or association.
  3. Delegations will be provided with a maximum of 10 minutes to make presentation to the Board. No more than two persons per delegation may speak to address one issue.
  4. The Board reserves the right to limit the number of delegations per meeting.
  5. A delegation may not address the Board on the same issue a second time.
  6. Delegations may choose to remain for the balance of the public meeting but may not speak to other items on the agenda, except during the question period.
  7. The Board, through the office of the Chief Executive Officer, will communicate its decision to the delegation in writing. The Board will not respond or make a decision at the time of presentation.

Delegation Request Form


Terry Fox Library is now open! The temporary Pop Up Library at Port Coquitlam Recreation Complex has closed. All library services have returned to our regular location at 2470 Mary Hill Road. Holds currently ready for pick up will be held at the library until November 22, 2018. Items returned during the closure will be backdated, and no fines will be charged as a result of the closure. Thank you for your patience during the closure. We look forward to welcoming you again!


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