Oakland Voters to Face $148M Question for Library Project

Cohen, Jackie
August 2006
Bond Buyer;8/2/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32436, p6
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The article reports that in November 2006, voters in Oakland, California, will decide whether to approve a $148 million bond issue for the public library system. This is the first time the system has taken a bond request to the ballot since 1945. The Oakland Public Library intends to rebuild its main facility, add two branches, and expand and renovate many of its neighborhood branches.


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