If passed, how would the proposed Bond address these challenges with our Library?

If passed, the proposed Bond is expected to fund the following improvements:


100% Accessible Building

  • Remove inaccessible mezzanine and remodel the main floor and basement. Estimated to increase accessible floor space by 126%.
  • Elevator to make all floors accessible.
  • Upgrade bathrooms.
  • New outside ramp, widen aisles to accommodate users with wheelchairs, strollers to browse selections.

Expand Children’s Space and Programming

  • Larger, designated area for children’s programming, literacy and learning opportunities
  • Create a larger, designated area for teen programming and collaboration

 Update Technology 

  • Install modern wiring and technology to meet modern Library standards

Repair An Aging Building

  • Replaces inefficient heating, cooling systems
  • Electrical, roofing, flooring, lighting, plumbing upgrades
  • Add energy efficient windows

Community Access

  • Adds meeting rooms that can be used by study groups, clubs, and nonprofit community organizations