One of the key issues at stake with the library contract is whether or not and under what conditions the City can end the contract. The draft contract the council will consider on Wed is very weak and fully in favor of LS&S. Other contracts in California that LS&S has signed include more protective termination clauses for the public. Our escape clause should be AT LEAST as favorable to us as these. As to term as well, they will accept…
The contract proposed for adoption on Oct. 18 is significantly flawed and will decimate the library as we know it. Please review and communicate with the Mayor and City Council. Please attend on the 18th at 4:30 if you can. Rally at 3:30.
The Save our Escondido Library Coalition letter to City Council raising more major concerns about LS&S and outsourcing.
Execution of this contract with LS&S will end the Escondido Public Library as we know it. The conditions are vague and hard to measure. LS&S is secretive and proprietary about many important aspects of their work and refuse to reveal their profit margins. Please plan to attend the public hearing on October 18, 2017 at 4:30 at Escondido City Hall, 201 N. Broadway, Escondido. Speak out against this action! This is our last chance to save our Escondido Library. Please…
Through a public records request we secured this important document. This assessment from the professional staff person and interim director of the library was not shared with the Library Board of Trustees or the City Council members until it was discovered by the Save our Escondido Library Coalition.
Click Here to see Sarah Springfield I want to keep it local, diverse and here is Escondido not some distant corporation
A 70-ft long unwelcome mat was laid out today to let LS&S and Argosy Capital that we do not want them here. They are unwelcome in our city.Video of UnWelcome Mat for LS&S
Young people in agreement! Love my library 1 Love my library2 Love my library3, don’t want LS&S
LS&S No Place and no room for you here