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January 26, 2015

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Libraries for All : Keep libraries open

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Hours = Access


We promised to keep libraries open when patrons need them. 


2013 Accomplishments: 


2013 Spending: $3 million 


Sundays are Special at the Library

Mayor Mike McGinn and Councilmember Richard Conlin joined City Librarian Marcellus Turner on Jan. 6, 2013, to celebrate extended hours at the Columbia Branch thanks to the August 2012 passage of the Library levy.


Libraries for All : Investing in Experiences
43% Increase in visits to Columbia and Northgate branches. "I am super-stoked that we can all visit the library on Sundays again!" - library patron via email

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