This article appeared on the Fox Illinois web site on April 13, 2017. The article profiles Champaign Public Library, and how the proposed federal budget, which includes the elimination of the IMLS, puts libraries like Champaign PL in jeopardy. “It’s a place where you can find a book to read,” Harrington said. “You can find that computer […]
As reported in the ParisStar Online on June 19, Brantford Public Library is embarking on a $1.4 million project to renovate the main downtown branch. The project received a $333,000 grant under the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program; the remainder of the costs will be covered by the city and the library board.
The ground-breaking ceremony on June 19th kicks off the renovation, which is projected to be completed by December. The library will remain open during construction.