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Develops, coordinates and oversees the administration of the Rockville Public Library programs and evaluates effectiveness of same. Oversees public relations and increases community awareness by developing and maintaining strong working relationships with Town departments, public and private schools, community organizations, referral agencies, grant resources, local officials and the media. Continually innovates to meet the evolving needs of the community, developing strategic short-term and long-range plans to meet these needs. Prepares applications for Federal, state and non-profit organization grants and manages and evaluates approved grants. Develops and implements department policies and operating procedures. Manages all collection development activities. Develops and trains staff, assigns tasks, monitors performance, and evaluates. Ensures all Town policies and procedures are followed. Assists the general public by providing information and resolving complaints. Administers all funding; develops and maintains an annual operating budget. Oversees overdue collection fines. Oversees building maintenance. Prepares narrative and statistical reports of some complexity for the Mayor, Town Administrator and appropriate Town agencies.