Read this well-researched background piece entitled "Special Act - Impact on Wellesley's Library Services" about how the Special Act conflicts with Massachusetts General Laws, how it will cause problems and why it is bad for the Wellesley Free Library.
"The Board shall have the custody and management of the library and the reading room and all property owned by the town relating thereto. All money raised or appropriated by the town for its support and maintenance shall be expended by the board."

                                                             MGL Chapter 78, Section 11


Wellesley Free Library



In this section we will publish commentary from Wellesley residents and stakeholders who are concerned about the impact of the proposed change in town government on the Wellesley Free Libary.  If you are interested in commenting or contributing, please send us a message by going to our "contact us" web page.