Five (5) members, one (1) from each Commission District shall be appointed. Such appointments shall be based on recommendations by the Lake County Library Advisory Board. However, the Board of County Commissioners shall not be bound by such recommendations.
In addition, each city with a participating library within the Lake County Library System shall have one (1) member on the Lake County Library Advisory Board. Each city council shall designate the member from its city and such member shall be appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.
The Board of County Commissioners may also appoint an alternate member who shall serve in the case of the appointed member’s absence. The terms and manner of appointment of alternate members shall be the same as that of the member that they are the alternate for.