Prairie Trails Public Library

8449 Moody Avenue, Burbank, IL 60459

Phone: 708.430.3688

Fax: 708.430.5596

Monday-Thursday: 9 AM - 9 PM

Friday-Saturday: 9 AM - 5 PM


Library Board

*Board Vacancy*

The Prairie Trails Public Library District has a vacancy on its Board of Trustees. The vacancy will be filled by appointment until the Consolidated Election in April 2023. Qualified applicants must be a registered voter, reside within the Prairie Trails Public Library District, and have a PTPLD library card. Please submit a letter of intent/resume to be considered.  For more information on what being a Trustee entails and how to apply, please click here.

Board of Trustees

  • President - Anita Byrne
  • Vice President - Claudia Robuck
  • Secretary - Janet Bennick
  • Treasurer - Ann Trovato
  • Trustee - Scott Batzel
  • Trustee- Mark Toczek
  • Library Director - Mary Ann Lema

Contact the Board of Trustees

Library Board Meetings

The Library Board meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month. The meetings are open to the public.

Flow Chart

Making a Request for Public Records

Public Comment Policy

Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund- Employer Cost and Participation Information

Strategic Plan

Public Act 97--0609 Total Compensation Disclosure - Available Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. in business office. 


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Special Board Meeting May 31, 2022
Regular Board Meeting May 12, 2022
Regular Board Meeting April 14, 2022
Regular Board Meeting March 10, 2022
Regular Board Meeting February 10, 2022
Regular Board Meeting January 13, 2022
Regular Board Meeting December 2, 2021
Committee Meetings November 18, 2021
Regular Board Meeting November 11, 2021
Regular Board Meeting October 14, 2021
Regular Board Meeting September 9, 2021
Regular Board Meeting August 12, 2021
Budget and Appropriations Hearing Meeting August 12, 2021
Regular Board Meeting July 8, 2021
Regular Board Meeting June 10, 2021
Committee Meetings May 20, 2021
Regular Board Meeting May 13, 2021
Committee Meetings May 6, 2021
Regular Board Meeting April 8, 2021
Regular Board Meeting March 11, 2021

Pursuant to Illinois Law (Public Act 97-0609), a list of employees whose total compensation package is $75,000 or greater is available for inspection at the Prairie Trails Public District Director's Office, located at 8449 Moody Avenue, Burbank, IL 60459. The office is open during normal Library operating hours from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. The phone number is 708-430-3688.